device


device

Mechanics glossary. 2013.

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  • Device — may refer to: Computing and electronics A component of personal computer hardware Peripheral, any device attached to a computer that expands its functionality Electronic component Other uses Appliance, a device for a particular task Device (band) …   Wikipedia

  • Device — De*vice , n. [OE. devis, devise, will, intention, opinion, invention, fr. F. devis architect s plan and estimates (in OF., division, plan, wish), devise device (in sense 3), in OF. also, division, wish, last will, fr. deviser. See {Devise}, v. t …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Device — Сингл Diorama Дата выпуска 28 сентября2001 года Жанр synthpop synth goth Длительность 19:57 Лейбл Accession Records …   Википедия

  • device — I (contrivance) noun artifice, circumvention, craft, design, gimmick, machina, machination, maneuver, means to an end, method, plan, program of action, project, resort, ruse, scheme, setup, stratagem, subtle maneuver, system, trick, wile, working …   Law dictionary

  • device — UK US /dɪˈvaɪs/ noun [C] ► an object or machine which has been invented for a particular purpose: »biotech and medical devices »You should not use any personal electronic device, such as a cell phone, while driving. »mobile/wireless/handheld… …   Financial and business terms

  • Device —   [engl.], Gerät …   Universal-Lexikon

  • device — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ clever, ingenious ▪ labour saving/labor saving, useful ▪ complex, sophisticated ▪ simple …   Collocations dictionary

  • Device — Der Begriff Device (englisch für „Gerät“) ist nicht eindeutig und wird wie folgt verwendet: Device Management – eine zentrale Verwaltung von Endgeräten einer IT Infrastruktur Gerätedatei (engl. „device file“) – spezielle Dateien in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • device — deviceful, adj. devicefully, adv. devicefulness, n. /di vuys /, n. 1. a thing made for a particular purpose; an invention or contrivance, esp. a mechanical or electrical one. 2. a plan or scheme for effecting a purpose. 3. a crafty scheme; trick …   Universalium

  • device — Synonyms and related words: AM receiver, AM tuner, AM FM receiver, AM FM tuner, CB, Charlie McCarthy, Fathometer, Flexowriter typewriter, Geiger counter, John Hancock, RDF, X, X ray microscope, ability, achievement, action, ad hoc measure, agency …   Moby Thesaurus

  • device — noun Etymology: Middle English devis, devise, from Anglo French, division, plan, from deviser to divide, regulate, tell more at devise Date: 14th century 1. something devised or contrived: as a. (1) plan, procedure, technique …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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