machine

machine
n.

1) to operate, run, work a machine

2) to shut down a machine

3) an adding; answering; calculating; composing, linotype, typesetting; copy, copying, duplicating; earth-moving; heart-lung; milking; milling; money access (AE); sanding; sewing; threshing; video-game; voting; washing; x-ray machine

4) a mincing machine (BE; AE has meat grinder)

5) a fruit (BE), pinball, slot (AE) machine (to play a pinball machine) (BE also has pintable)

6) a slot (BE), vending machine

7) a party; political machine

8) a machine functions, runs; breaks down

* * *
[mə'ʃiːn]
answering
breaks down
calculating
composing
copying
duplicating
earth-moving
heart-lung
linotype
milking
milling
pinball
political machine
runs
sanding
sewing
threshing
typesetting
video-game
washing
work a machine
x-ray machine
money access (AE)
slot (AE) machine (BE also has pintable; to play a pinball machine)
a party
a machine functions
an adding
to operate
to shut down a machine
a fruit (BE)
a slot (BE)
a mincing machine (BE; AE has meal grinder)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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