household appliance

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n household appliance an appliance that does a particular job in the home
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Quotations

  • Beverly Jones
    Beverly Jones
    “Now, as always, the most automated appliance in a household is the mother.”

Usage

In literature:

Electric-light units, household-appliance units, aircar and airboat units, any size at all.
"The Cosmic Computer" by Henry Beam Piper
Already modern housing and household appliances are everywhere.
"Adaptation" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
Motors for operating various household and farm appliances are usually rated either in horsepower or watts.
"The Automobile Storage Battery" by O. A. Witte
Esther had done her best at all household appliances, whether of kitchen or chamber.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 90, April, 1865" by Various
Whether of the expensive or the inexpensive type, the sewing machine was much more than a popular household appliance.
"The Invention of the Sewing Machine" by Grace Rogers Cooper
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In news:

ISHPEMING — Household Appliance and Riverside Club kept their hold on first place in their respective divisions of the Ishpeming Twilight Horseshoe .
In the Classic League, Household Appliance doubled up Willey's Tire Shop, 12-6, while Negaunee VFW stayed within a game of the top with a 13-5 win over Paradise Bar.
Is your household appliance a fire hazard.
Lately there have been problems with household appliance s in the kitchen, laundry room and bathroom that can cause fires.
Gilles Marini , the Sex And The City beefcake with enough sex appeal to make household appliances hot and bothered, is favored at even money to win this year's Dancing With The Stars, online casino Sportsbook.com predicted Monday.
About 620 workers will lose their jobs when a North Carolina factory that makes electrical connectors for household appliances shuts down in 2013.
Even with modern day appliances that do most of the work, people seem incredibly busy with household chores.
Electrolux to Acquire the Household Appliances Operation of Email Ltd, Australia.
Is there a household appliance more useful, more pleasurable, more giving than the blender.
We rely on our household appliances each and every day to help make our lives simpler, but all too often we don't always treat them right.
Lately there have been problems with household appliances in the kitchen, laundry room and bathroom that can cause fires.
An average household has 40 appliances that use standby power when turned off.
Demand for Small Household Appliances in China to Maintain Rapid Growth Jan 24, 2007 Printable format Email this Article Search.
Household Appliance edged American Legion, 10-8, in the Classic Division of the Ishpeming Twilight Horseshoe League.
From small appliances and books to dog and cat supplies and household items, there's something for everyone.
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In science:

In today’s society, electromagnetic (EM) fields are used in increasingly many different contexts, ranging from fundamental research and development to communications and household appliances.
Angular Momentum of Electromagnetic Radiation. Fundamental physics applied to the radio domain for innovative studies of space and development of new concepts in wireless communications
While this doesn’t really affect conventional consumer products like household equipment or classical electronic appliances like television sets and radios, the discontinuation of product support has dramatic impact for digital products like computers, cell phones (especially cell phones) and MP3 players.
Modern consumerism and the waste problem
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