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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having to do with machinery, or having skill in its use. Also: Acting or done as if by a machine and without thought.

Usage examples (42)
  • It is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the day's toil of any human being.
  • A mechanical process
  • A belief that the universe is a mechanical contrivance
  • mechanical arts for more
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