Equipment

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Definition: Equipment



What is the dictionary definition of Equipment?

Dictionary Definition


1. The act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition.
2. Whatever is used in equipping something or someone, for example, things needed for an expedition or voyage.


Full Definition of Equipment


Tangible property (other than land or buildings) that is used in the operations of a business. Examples of equipment include devices, machines, tools, and vehicles.


Synonyms For Equipment


gear, apparatus, device, outfit, tackle

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Definition Sources


Definitions for Equipment are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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