A machine is a tool which contains one or more parts that uses energy to perform specific action. Machines are powered by mechanical, chemical, thermal, or electrical means, and are often motorized.
Device is any machine or component that attaches to a computer. Device is used to make machine operations smooth.
|Definition (www.oxforddictionaries.com)||An apparatus using mechanical power and having several parts, each with a definite function and together performing a particular task||A thing made or adapted for a particular purpose, especially a piece of mechanical or electronic equipment|
|Synonyms||A thing made or adapted for a particular purpose, especially a piece of mechanical or electronic equipment||Mechanism, accessory, equipment, appliance and gear|
|Antonyms||End||Ruin, disorganization, destruction|
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|Word origin||It was originated in the Mid-16th century (originally denoting a structure): from French, via Latin from Doric Greek makhana (Greek mēkhanē, from mēkhos ‘contrivance’).||It was originated in the Middle English: from Old French devis, based on Latin divis- ‘divided’, from the verb dividere. The original sense was ‘desire or intention’, found now only in leave someone to their own devices|
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