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Mechanism (IPA: /ˈmɛkəˌnɪzəm/)


Mechanism (n.)

The arrangement or relation of the parts of a machine; the parts of a machine, taken collectively; the arrangement or relation of the parts of anything as adapted to produce an effect; as, the mechanism of a watch; the mechanism of a sewing machine; the mechanism of a seed pod.

Mechanism (n.)

Mechanical operation or action.

Mechanism (n.)

An ideal machine; a combination of movable bodies constituting a machine, but considered only with regard to relative movements.

Mechanism

Device designed to transform input forces and movement into a desired set of output forces and movement

Mechanism

Belief that natural wholes are composed of parts lacking any intrinsic relationship to each other

Mechanism

Canadian band

Mechanism Synonyms

Chemical Mechanism

Mechanism Synonyms

Mechanics

Mechanism Rhymes




Mechanism

Spanish Translation

Mechanism in Spanish is Mecanismo

Tagalog Translation

Mechanism in Tagalog is Makinarya

Example Sentence (Quote)

"At no period of human culture have men understood the psychic mechanism involved in invention and technology. (p. 300)" - Marshall McLuhan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Back when PHP had less than 100 functions and the function hashing mechanism was strlen()" - Rasmus Lerdorf

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Certain exterior impulses hit the economic mechanism and thereby initiate more or less regular oscillations." - Ragnar Frisch

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious mechanism of the Universe." - Alfred North Whitehead

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The concept of progress acts as a protective mechanism to shield us from the terrors of the future." - Dune


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