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While juice cleanses and weight loss colonics seem like relatively recent inventions, they have a long history.

Picasso and Guillaume can laugh through an entire night of suggestions, inventions, songs, games that Max plays with his face.

These grim inventions served Yorkshire well for nearly two centuries.

Three individuals whose fervent belief in their inventions, hypotheses, and God led them to take chances others might not.

Federally-funded research helped lead to the ideas and inventions behind Google and smartphones.

A former chapter speaks of promises to pay certain savings by the use of Trevithick's inventions prior to his leaving for America.

As civilization progresses and new inventions are created, the demand for natural resources will increase.

Mechanical inventions have aided the development of our sciences in several ways.

By far the greatest of these scientific inventions are those which depend upon the lens.

The advance of science in general in modern times has been greatly due to the development of mechanical inventions.


On this page you'll find 47 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inventions, such as: contraption, brainchild, ingenuity, creativity, doodad, and imagination.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.