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fruit machineone arm bandit
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adding machineA pocket calculator that has very few functions.
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sex machineAny machine that is used for sexual pleasure.
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sex machineSomeone with considerable sexual prowess.
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take upThat which takes up or tightens; specifically, a device in a sewing machine for drawing up the slack thread as the needle rises, in completing a stitch.
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bring upTo turn on power or start, as of a machine.
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crank outTo produce in large volumes mechanically or as if by machine.
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bolt bucketA machine, especially an automobile. Implies that the machine is clunky or unreliable.
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business endThe part of a tool or other similar item, that is physically used for its operation, rather than the part which is held.
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good to goReady for use or ready for normal operation, especially after repair or renewal.
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in the worksIn a mechanism or machine.
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kick the bucketOf a machine, to break down such that it cannot be repaired.
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oil burnerA device whose operation causes apparent combustion of lubricating oil.
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oil burnerA machine that uses oil as its fuel.
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pileupa collection of Jumbled vehicles, piled atop each other as a result of any number of untoward, unsafe vehicle operation or environmental factors occurring on a roadway, street, freeway, railway:
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power upTo become ready for operation as a result of the provision of electrical power.
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quick-and-dirtyOf or pertaining to the creation or repair of software or hardware in a manner which permits operation within a brief period of time, although with compromised functionality or reliability.
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ramp upOf a project or operation, to start up.
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real jobA job that can't be replaced advantageously by a machine or a procedure.
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run downTo lose power slowly. Used for a machine, battery, or other powered device.
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shift gearsTo change pace or mode of operation.
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under wayIn operation, in progress, commenced.
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