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apparatus

see definition of apparatus
  • nounequipment with a purpose
  • nounorganization or system
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Synonyms for apparatus

noun equipment with a purpose
  • appliance
  • device
  • gear
  • gizmo
  • machine
  • machinery
  • means
  • mechanism
  • accoutrement
  • contraption
  • dingbat
  • doodad
  • doohickey
  • furnishings
  • gaff
  • gimcrack
  • gimmick
  • grabber
  • habiliments
  • implement
  • jigger
  • job
  • outfit
  • paraphernalia
  • provisions
  • setup
  • stuff
  • supplies
  • tackle
  • thingamajig
  • tools
  • utensils
  • whatchamacallit
  • whatsis
  • widget
  • black box
  • idiot box
  • whosis

More words related to apparatus

accouterment

noun. outfit

appliance

noun. machine, usually with domestic purpose

appliances

noun. machine, usually with domestic purpose

appurtenance

noun. accessory

armamentarium

noun. arsenal

contraption

noun. device
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