• The machines constituting a production apparatus, in a plant etc., collectively.
  • The working parts of a machine as a group.
  • The collective parts of something which allow it to function.
  • The literary devices used in a work, notably for dramatic effect


  • From French machinerie, from machine; see machine.

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