an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service
The act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition.
Whatever is used in equipping; necessaries for an expedition or voyage; the collective designation for the articles comprising an outfit; equipage; as, a railroad equipment (locomotives, cars, etc.; for carrying on business); horse equipment; infantry equipment; naval equipment; laboratory equipment.
the act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition
whatever is used in equipping; necessaries for an expedition or voyage; the collective designation for the articles comprising an outfit; equipage; as, a railroad equipment (locomotives, cars, etc. ; for carrying on business); horse equipments; infantry equipments; naval equipments; laboratory equipments
Origin: [Cf. F. quipement. See Equip.]
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
In logistics, all nonexpendable items needed to outfit or equip an individual or organization. See also assembly; component; subassembly; supplies.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1130
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1715
Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Nouns Frequency: #519
The numerical value of Equipment in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of Equipment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
URI is the leader in equipment rental.
Investment in equipment appears to be recovering.
The equipment overreached itself a little bit yesterday.
We were in the middle of nowhere, we did n’t have any equipment.
This equipment, while politically incorrect, saved lives on that day.
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Translations for Equipment
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- снаряжение, екипиране, оборудванеBulgarian
- equipament, equip, equipatgeCatalan, Valencian
- vybavení, výstrojCzech
- equipo, equipamientoSpanish
- varusteet, kalusto, tarvikkeet, varustus, varustaminenFinnish
- equipaggiamento, attrezzatura, apparecchiaturaItalian
- utauta, taputapuMāori
- utstyrNorwegian Nynorsk
- equipagem, equipamentoPortuguese
- echipare, echipamentRomanian
- снаряжение, оборудованиеRussian
- utrustning, utrustandeSwedish
- ekipman, donatım, malzeme, donatmaTurkish
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