Correct spelling for device

Medical definition of device:

A contrivance or instrument designed for a specific purpose.

Usage examples for device:

  • " This," says Lord Bacon, " I should doubt to be a device to keep this strange form of cure in request and use, because many times you cannot come by the weapon itself." "Psychotherapy, – James J. Walsh"
  • Now here's a device "A Red Wallflower, – Susan Warner"

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An island in the Bay of Naples. Alkaline- saline waters, 131° F. to 149° F. Several springs. Used by bathing in gout, rheumatism, paralysis, sores, diseases of the bones, and diseases of women. Spring and autumn. ...