fixture

  • 1fixture — fix·ture n: an item of movable property so incorporated into a real property that it may be regarded as legally a part of it Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. fixture …

    Law dictionary

  • 2Fixture — Fix ture (f[i^]ks t[ u]r; 135), n. [Cf. {Fixure}.] 1. That which is fixed or attached to something as a permanent appendage; as, the fixtures of a pump; the fixtures of a farm or of a dwelling, that is, the articles which a tenant may not take… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3Fixture — Fixture. См. Крепление. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 4fixture — UK US /ˈfɪkstʃər/ noun [C] ► PROPERTY something in a house that is permanently fixed, such as bathroom equipment, and that is not taken by someone when they move to a new home: »All fixtures and fittings are included in the house price. → Compare …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5fixture — 1590s, “act of fixing,” perhaps from FIX (Cf. fix) on model of mixture. Meaning anything fixed or securely fastened is from 1812 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6fixture — [n] fitting, appliance accessory, appendage, appurtenance, attachment, component, device, equipment; concept 463 …

    New thesaurus

  • 7fixture — sustantivo masculino 1. Área: deporte Origen: Argentina, Uruguay. Calendario deportivo de una competición …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 8fixture — ► NOUN 1) a piece of equipment or furniture which is fixed in position in a building or vehicle. 2) (fixtures) articles attached to a house or land and considered legally part of it so that they normally remain in place when an owner moves. 3)… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9fixture — [fiks′chər] n. [< ME fixure (< LL fixura < L fixus: see FIX), altered by analogy with MIXTURE] 1. anything firmly in place 2. any of the fittings or furniture of a house, store, etc. attached to the building and, ordinarily, considered… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10fixture — 01. We bought some new bathroom [fixtures] for the upstairs bathroom. 02. She has become a [fixture] in the local theater scene. 03. Chuck s grandmother has become a permanent [fixture] at all our football games. 04. He lives in a huge mansion… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 11Fixture — A fixture can refer to: * a testing fixture when talking about ATEs * a light fixture * a plumbing fixture * Fixture (tool), a tool used in manufacturing * Fixture (property law), in property law, a chattel which has become permanently attached… …

    Wikipedia

  • 12fixture — noun 1 sth fixed in a house ADJECTIVE ▪ original ▪ an exceptional example of Victorian architecture with the original fixtures intact ▪ light ▪ The apartment still has the original light fixtures. ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13fixture — [[t]fɪ̱kstʃə(r)[/t]] fixtures 1) N COUNT: usu pl Fixtures are pieces of furniture or equipment, for example baths and sinks, which are fixed inside a house or other building and which stay there if you move. ...a detailed list of what fixtures… …

    English dictionary

  • 14fixture — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. attachment, fitting, appendage. See permanence. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. attachment, fitting, apparatus, light fixture, electric fixture, gas fixture, plumbing fixture, castings, faucet, bibcock,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15fixture — UK [ˈfɪkstʃə(r)] / US [ˈfɪkstʃər] noun [countable] Word forms fixture : singular fixture plural fixtures 1) a) a piece of furniture or equipment that is fixed in its place and is considered part of the building, and so you do not take it with you …

    English dictionary

  • 16fixture — fixtureless, adj. /fiks cheuhr/, n. 1. something securely, and usually permanently, attached or appended, as to a house, apartment building, etc.: a light fixture; kitchen fixtures. 2. a person or thing long established in the same place or… …

    Universalium

  • 17fixture — n. a lighting; plumbing; shop (esp. BE), store (esp. AE) fixture * * * [ fɪkstʃə] plumbing store (esp. AE) fixture shop (esp. BE) a lighting …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 18fixture — fix|ture [ˈfıkstʃə US ər] n 1.) BrE a sports match that has been arranged for a particular time and place ▪ a list of this season s fixtures 2.) [usually plural] a piece of equipment that is fixed inside a house or building and is sold as part of …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19fixture — fix|ture [ fıkstʃər ] noun count a piece of furniture that is fixed in its place and is considered part of the building so you do not take it with you when you move. Something that is fixed but can be moved is called a fitting: become a fixture:… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20fixture — noun (C) 1 (usually plural) a piece of equipment that is fixed inside a house or building and is sold as part of the house : the fixtures and fittings BrE (=all the pieces of equipment that are normally included as part of a house or building) 2… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English