What are the hyponyms for mechanism?

Hyponyms for mechanism

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Definitions for mechanism

  • noun - the technical aspects of doing something; "a mechanism of social control"; "mechanisms of communication"; "the mechanics of prose style"
  • 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"; "the mechanism of infection"
  • noun - the atomic process that occurs during a chemical reaction; "he determined unique mechanisms for the photochemical reactions"
  • Pronounciation of mechanism

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    Synonyms for mechanism

    mechanics chemical mechanism

    Antonyms for mechanism

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    Holonyms for mechanism

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    Hypernyms for mechanism

    carrying into action natural object performance device chemical process execution philosophical doctrine chemical change carrying out philosophical theory chemical action

    Meronyms for mechanism

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    Sounds like mechanism

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