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Definitions of machinery:

part of speech: noun

Machines in general: the parts of a machine: means for keeping in action: supernatural agency in a poem.

part of speech: noun

The works or component parts of a machine; machines in general; complicated routine or management; the superhuman beings introduced into a poem, & c., to solve a difficulty.

part of speech: noun

Engines and other appliances collectively, or the parts of them; any means by which something is kept in action or the result desired is obtained.

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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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