What does Equipment mean?

Definitions for Equipment
ɪˈkwɪp məntEquip·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. equipmentnoun

    an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service

Wiktionary

  1. equipmentnoun

    The act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition.

  2. equipmentnoun

    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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Equipmentnoun

    the act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition

  2. Equipmentnoun

    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

  3. Etymology: [Cf. F. quipement. See Equip.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. equipment

    In logistics, all nonexpendable items needed to outfit or equip an individual or organization. See also assembly; component; subassembly; supplies.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. equipment

    The complete outfit of an officer.

Editors Contribution

  1. equipment

    A tool or device created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanisms, shapes, sizes and styles for an accurate and specific purpose.

    They had all the equipment they needed to complete the task easily and efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 11, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1130

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1715

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Equipment' in Nouns Frequency: #519

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Equipment in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Equipment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Equipment in a Sentence

  1. Mathias Pierre:

    It was a full, well-equipped commando, with more than six cars and a lot of equipment.

  2. Ben Hodges:

    So it’s another way that Germany contributed to deterrence… by enabling the movement of ammunition and equipment inside Germany for the United States Army.

  3. Jens Stoltenberg:

    Today, we agreed to do more, including cybersecurity assistance and equipment to help Ukraine protect against biological, chemical, radiological, and nuclear defense, we are determined to do all we can to support Ukraine.

  4. James Phillips:

    It's important for the American public to understand, and for the folks in politics to understand as well that we are already receiving guidance from the CDC on how to reuse our PPE. That is a deviation from the standard of care. Normally in what we would call conventional care, we would wear a different mask for every single patient, but we're already being asked to use those for multiple patients if not multiple days. That is a significant deviation from the standard. If we had enough equipment, we would wear one mask per patient as it has been recommended for decades.

  5. The White House:

    President Obama reiterated the need for Russia to fulfill its commitments under the Minsk agreements, including the removal of all Russian troops and equipment from Ukrainian territory.

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