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equipment

e·quip·ment

equipment

 
 
pronunciation:
ih kwIp mnt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: anything designed or provided for a particular use.
You need to have special equipment for mountain climbing.He keeps his golf clubs and other sports equipment in this closet.
 
synonyms:
accouterments, apparatus, appurtenances, gear, implements, outfit, paraphernalia
similar words:
appointments, equipage, furnishings, machinery, materiel, provisions, rig, rigging, stuff, supplies, tackle, tools, wherewithal
definition 2: the act of equipping.
synonyms:
accouterment, fitting, furnishing, outfitting, provision, provisions
similar words:
preparation, readying, supplying
definition 3: the state of being equipped.
synonyms:
accouterment
similar words:
preparedness, readiness
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