machinery

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type of cell death in which the cell uses specialized cellular machinery to kill itself; a cell suicide mechanism that enables metazoans to control cell number and eliminate cells that threaten the animal's survival apoptosis , caspase-mediated cell death , programmed cell death
act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery) assembly , fabrication
branch of engineering that is concerned with the design and construction and operation of the plants and machinery used in industrial chemical processes chemical engineering
act of taking something apart (as a piece of machinery) disassembly , dismantlement , dismantling
belt that carries motion from a motor to the machinery driving belt
machinery consisting of engines collectively enginery
thick fatty oil (especially one used to lubricate machinery) grease , lubricating oil
machinery that processes materials by grinding or crushing grinder , mill , milling machinery
computer machinery hardware
course in the methods of using tools and machinery as taught in secondary schools and technical schools industrial arts
machinery for maintaining life life-support system
one of the 19th century English workmen who destroyed laborsaving machinery that they thought would cause unemployment Luddite
concerning machinery mechanical
branch of engineering that deals with the design and construction and operation of machinery mechanical engineering
device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function mechanism
machinery for grinding mill
water wheel that is used to drive machinery in a mill mill wheel , millwheel
workman who designs or erects mills and milling machinery millwright
can with a long nozzle to apply oil to machinery oilcan
worker who oils engines or machinery oiler
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