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the condition of a mechanism when it is functioning properly:
a stove in working order.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Plumbing facilities in good
, including hot and cold running water, connected to a sewage disposal system.
The heart is a magnificent machine when it's in good
Donate your old washer and dryer if they are still in good
Make sure your computer is in
and has all the necessary components.
The cells took over from there, sorting themselves into
If the satellite was put back in
, it could receive communications from all over the place.
Cities can barely keep the roads they already have up to good
It would probably require near-continuous manned presence to make sure things stay in
T he surveillance cameras were in perfect
In the hours before the zombie ants clamped onto a leaf and died, their jaws were in good
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(...) I'd decline. "Just keep my liver and lungs in good working order," I'd reply, "so I can go on...
(...) and murderer's tools, to tell him whether they are in working order or not, and there they...
Henry David Thoreau
(...) with all its parts of equal strength and in smooth working order; ready, like a steam engine,...
Thomas Henry Huxley
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