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something, as a machine, devised for a particular function

something invented

an element or a component in a decorative composition

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an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

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something in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect

any ornamental pattern or design (as in embroidery)

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Samsung's 5M-pixel CIS performs at the same level as its charge-coupled device (CCD) counterpart, yet it operates on less power and is more price competitive.
and Canadian scientists began the survey in 1983 to take advantage of the extremely sensitive imaging technology called the charge-coupled device (CCD), a computer-chip-like wafer that nearly allows astronomers to detect individual photons.
Such solutions are likely to compete intensely with traditional charge-coupled device (CCD) wide dynamic range cameras.
A photoelectronic recorder such as a charge-coupled device staring at the same part of the sky for hundreds or even thousands of hours could build up images and spectra of very faint objects, down to 27th magnitude.
E[acute accent]"Both cameras are equipped with an 18X optical zoom, auto-focus lens, and a quarter-inch Sony ExView HAD interlaced charge-coupled device (CCD) image sensor," says Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Michael Valenti.
Three years later he took another view of the same area with a charge-coupled device (CCD) camera.
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