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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /dəˈvaɪs/ * Rhymes: -aɪs

  • IPA(key): /dəˈvaɪs/
  • Rhymes: -aɪs

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

Old French _devis_, from Latin _divisus_, past participle of _dividere_ (“to divide”), thus originally, when goods were being _divided_ among people, a mark put on each item to say who was getting what.

Old French devis, from Latin divisus, past participle of dividere (to divide), thus originally, when goods were being divided among people, a mark put on each item to say who was getting what.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

DEVICE (_plural_ DEVICES) * Any piece of equipment made for a particular purpose, especially a mechanical or electrical one. * 1949. _Geneva Convention on Road Traffic_ Chapter VI. Provisions Applicable to Cycles in International Traffic Every cycle shall be equipped with: [...] (b) an audible warning DEVICE consisting of a bell [...] _There are a number of household DEVICES in a kitchen such as a dishwasher, a garbage disposal, or an electric can opener._ * A project or scheme, often designed to deceive; a stratagem; an artifice. * 1611, _King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version)_, Jeremiah 51:11 His DEVICE is against Babylon, to destroy it. * 1611, _King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version)_, Job 5:12 He disappointeth the DEVICES of the crafty, so that their hands cannot perform their enterprise. * 1827 Hallam, Henry, _The English Constitution_, Harper Their recent DEVICE of demanding benevolences. * (rhetoric) A technique that an author or speaker uses to evoke an emotional response in the audience; a rhetorical DEVICE. * ​(heraldry) A motto, emblem, or other mark used to distinguish the bearer from others. A device differs from a badge or cognizance primarily because as it is a personal distinction, and not a badge borne by members of the same house successively. * 1736. O'Callaghan, Edmund Bailey. _The Documentary History of the State of New York_ Chapter I, Article III: Enumeration of the Indian Tribes. The DEVICES of these savages are the serpent, the Deer, and the Small Acorn. * (archaic) Power of devising; invention; contrivance. * 1824. Landor, Walter Savage "King Henry IV and Sir Arnold Savage" from _Imaginary Conversations of Literary Men and Statesmen_, page 44 Moreover I must have instruments of mine own DEVICE, weighty, and exceeding costly * 1976. The Eagles, "Hotel California" And she said, "We are all prisoners here, Of our own DEVICE" * (law) An image used in whole or in part as a trademark or service mark. * (printing) An image or logo denoting official or proprietary authority or provenience. * 1943 United States Post Office Department. _A Description of United States Postage Stamps / Issued by the Post Office Department from July 1, 1847, to April 1, 1945 [sic]_, USGPO, Washington, p1: Prior to the issuance of the first stamps, letters accepted by postmasters for dispatch were marked "Paid" by means of pen and ink or hand stamps of various designs. [...] To facilitate the handling of mail matter, some postmasters provided special stamps or DEVICES for use on letters as evidence of the prepayment of postage. * (obsolete) A spectacle or show. (Can we find and add a quotation of Beaumont and Fletcher to this entry?) * (obsolete) Opinion; decision. SYNONYMS * (piece of equipment): apparatus, appliance, equipment, gadget, design, contrivance * (project or scheme): scheme, project, stratagem, artifice * (obsolete, power of devising): invention, contrivance DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

device (plural devices)

  1. Any piece of equipment made for a particular purpose, especially a mechanical or electrical one.
    There are a number of household devices in a kitchen such as a dishwasher, a garbage disposal, or an electric can opener.
  2. A project or scheme, often designed to deceive; a stratagem; an artifice.
  3. (rhetoric) A technique that an author or speaker uses to evoke an emotional response in the audience; a rhetorical device.
  4. (heraldry) A motto, emblem, or other mark used to distinguish the bearer from others. A device differs from a badge or cognizance primarily because as it is a personal distinction, and not a badge borne by members of the same house successively.
  5. (archaic) Power of devising; invention; contrivance.
  6. (law) An image used in whole or in part as a trademark or service mark.
  7. (printing) An image or logo denoting official or proprietary authority or provenience.
  8. (obsolete) A spectacle or show.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Beaumont and Fletcher to this entry?)
  9. (obsolete) Opinion; decision.

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Que a categoria em SLOVENE - NOUN
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Slovene - Noun

DEVICE f * genitive singular form of DEVICA. * nominative plural form of DEVICA. * accusative plural form of DEVICA.

device f

  1. genitive singular form of devica.
  2. nominative plural form of devica.
  3. accusative plural form of devica.


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