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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. mechanism: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. mechanism: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. mechanism: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. mechanism: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. mechanism: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. mechanism: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Mechanism, mechanism: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. mechanism: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. mechanism: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. mechanism: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. mechanism: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. mechanism: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. mechanism: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. mechanism: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. mechanism: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. mechanism: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Mechanism (band), Mechanism (biology), Mechanism (engineering), Mechanism (philosophy), Mechanism (sociology), Mechanism (technology), Mechanism, The Mechanism (TV series), The Mechanism: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Mechanism: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. mechanism: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. mechanism: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. mechanism: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. mechanism: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. mechanism: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. mechanism: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  25. mechanism: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. mechanism: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. mechanism: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. mechanism: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. mechanism: Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names [home, info]
  2. mechanism: The Ism Book [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Mechanism (philosophy), Mechanism (technology), mechanism: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. mechanism: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Mechanism: Cybernetics and Systems [home, info]
  2. mechanism: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. mechanism: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Mechanism: General Glossary [home, info]
  3. Mechanism (philosophy), mechanism: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Mechanism: Chemistry Dictionary [home, info]
  2. mechanism: PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY [home, info]
  3. mechanism: FOLDOP - Free On Line Dictionary Of Philosophy [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Mechanism: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Mechanism: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (mechanism)

noun:  the technical aspects of doing something ("A mechanism of social control")
noun:  device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
noun:  (philosophy) the philosophical theory that all phenomena can be explained in terms of physical or biological causes
noun:  a natural object resembling a machine in structure or function ("The mechanism of the ear")
noun:  the atomic process that occurs during a chemical reaction ("He determined unique mechanisms for the photochemical reactions")

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