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  • 1apparatus — [krit′i kəsap΄ə rat′əs, ap΄ərāt′əs] n. pl. apparatus or apparatuses [L, a making ready, preparation < apparare < ad , to + parare, PREPARE] 1. the instruments, materials, tools, etc. needed for a specific use 2. any complex device or… …

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  • 2apparatus — ► NOUN (pl. apparatuses) 1) the equipment needed for a particular activity or purpose. 2) a complex structure within an organization: the apparatus of government. ORIGIN Latin, from apparare make ready for …

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  • 3Government Medical College, Patiala — Government Medical College, Patiala, is the second oldest medical college in the state of Punjab, in India. It was founded in October 1953 by Patiala and East Punjab States Union government.With its attached 900 bed Rajindra hospital + 161 bed TB …

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  • 4Government and politics of Darien, Connecticut — The government and politics of Darien, Connecticut take place in an overwhelmingly Republican, very affluent small town with a Triple A bond rating and a tax base made up of wealthy homes, country clubs (some of the largest taxpayers) and some… …

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  • 5Government of Niger — Niger This article is part of the series: Politics and government of Niger Constitution President …

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  • 6apparatus — /ap euh rat euhs, ray teuhs/, n., pl. apparatus, apparatuses. 1. a group or combination of instruments, machinery, tools, materials, etc., having a particular function or intended for a specific use: Our town has excellent fire fighting apparatus …

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  • 7apparatus — UK [ˌæpəˈreɪtəs] / US [ˌæpəˈrætəs] / US [ˌæpəˈreɪtəs] noun Word forms apparatus : singular apparatus plural apparatuses or apparatus 1) [countable/uncountable] the machines, tools, and equipment needed for doing something, especially something… …

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  • 8apparatus — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ breathing, electrical, experimental, scientific ▪ administrative, bureaucratic, ideological, legal, party, se …

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  • 9Government of Meiji Japan — The Government of Meiji Japan (明治政府 (Meiji seifu?)) was the government which was formed by politicians of the Satsuma Domain, Chōshū Domain and Tenno. The Meiji government was the early government of the Empire of Japan. Politicians of the Meiji… …

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  • 10government — governmental /guv euhrn men tl, euhr men /, adj. governmentally, adv. /guv euhrn meuhnt, euhr meuhnt/, n. 1. the political direction and control exercised over the actions of the members, citizens, or inhabitants of communities, societies, and… …

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  • 11apparatus — ap|pa|ra|tus [ˌæpəˈreıtəs US ˈræ ] n [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of apparare to prepare , from ad to + parare to prepare ] 1.) [U] the set of tools and machines that you use for a particular scientific, medical, or… …

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  • 12apparatus — ap•pa•rat•us [[t]ˌæp əˈræt əs, ˈreɪ təs[/t]] n. pl. tus, tus•es 1) a group or combination of instruments, machinery, tools, or materials having a particular function: firefighting apparatus[/ex] 2) any complex instrument or mechanism for a… …

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  • 13apparatus — ap|pa|ra|tus [ ,æpə rætəs, ,æpə reıtəs ] noun 1. ) count or uncount the machines, tools, and equipment needed for doing something, especially something technical or scientific: They were setting up the apparatus for the experiment. breathing… …

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  • 14apparatus — [ˌapə reɪtəs] noun (plural apparatuses) 1》 the technical equipment or machinery needed for a particular activity or purpose. 2》 a complex structure within an organization: the apparatus of government. 3》 (also critical apparatus, apparatus… …

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  • 15apparatus — noun (plural tuses or tus) Etymology: Latin, from apparare to prepare, from ad + parare to prepare more at pare Date: circa 1628 1. a. a set of materials or equipment designed for a particular use b. a group of …

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  • 16apparatus — noun 1) laboratory apparatus Syn: equipment, gear, rig, tackle, gadgetry; appliance, instrument, machine, mechanism, device, contraption, gadget, gizmo, doohickey See note at …

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  • 17apparatus — noun 1) laboratory apparatus Syn: equipment, gear, tackle, mechanism, appliance, device 2) the apparatus of government Syn: system, machinery, framework, structure, organization …

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  • 18Government College of Engineering,Tirunelveli — Infobox University name =Government College of Engineering, Tirunelveli native name = latin name = motto = established =1981 type =Public endowment = staff = faculty = president = principal = Dr. S. Annadurai rector = chancellor = vice chancellor …

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  • 19History of local government in England — Local government in England, as with most aspects of government in England, is the result of gradual evolution of the last 1000 years. England has never possessed a constitution as such, with the result that modern administration (and the… …

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  • 20Chaplin's Patent Distilling Apparatus with Steam Pump — Chaplins patent sea water distilling apparatus. Alexander Chaplin Co. (also known as A.C. and Co., Alex. Chaplin Co.) was an important and highly regarded[1] engineering and manufacturing syndicat …

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