Mechanicalness
Mechanicalness Me*chan"ic*al*ness, n. The state or quality of being mechanical. [1913 Webster]

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  • mechanical — /məˈkænɪkəl / (say muh kanikuhl) adjective 1. of or relating to machinery. 2. of the nature of a device or contrivance for controlling or utilising material forces, or of a mechanism or machine. 3. acting or operated by means of such a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • mechanical — adj. 1 of or relating to machines or mechanisms. 2 working or produced by machinery. 3 (of a person or action) like a machine; automatic; lacking originality. 4 a (of an agency, principle, etc.) belonging to mechanics. b (of a theory etc.)… …   Useful english dictionary

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