equipment

Definitions

General English

  • noun all the things such as tools, arms and machines which are needed for something

Aviation

  • noun devices, systems, machines, etc., that are needed for a particular purpose

Cars & Driving

  • noun devices and systems fitted to a vehicle which are either essential or optional, and either fitted by the manufacturer (original equipment) or subsequently by the owner (aftermarket equipment)

Commerce

Construction

  • All the machinery, tools, and apparatus necessary for the proper construction and acceptable completion of a project.

Electronics

  • An assembly of articles, components and other physical resources that are utilized for specific functions or activities. For example, electrical equipment, or data processing equipment.
  • The providing of equipment (1).

Military

  • noun any article which a person needs in order to carry out a task (e.g. clothing, radios, tools, weapons, vehicles, etc.)

Publishing

  • noun machinery and furniture needed to make an office or factory work
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