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Definitions of hulp
  1. n the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose

    Synonyms: assistentie, bijstand, hulpbetoon, hulpverlening, medewerking
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    faciliteit, voorziening
    act of assisting or making easier the progress or improvement of something
    geruststelling
    assistance in time of difficulty
    dienstbetoon, dienstverlening, service
    an act of help or assistance
    accommodatie
    the act of providing something (lodging or seat or food) to meet a need
    drempelverlaging
    the act of giving hope or support to someone
    bemoediging, ondersteuning, steun, steunpilaar, support
    aiding the cause or policy or interests of
    kinderbescherming, kinderverzorging
    a service involving care for other people's children
    balsem, geruststelling, opbeuring, soelaas, solaas, troost, vertroosting
    the act of consoling; giving relief in affliction
    adhesie, agreatie, fiat, goedkeuring, goedvinden, instemming, sympathie, zegen
    the formal act of approving
    geruststelling
    the act of reassuring; restoring someone's confidence
    clementie, genade
    alleviation of distress; showing great kindness toward the distressed
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    activiteit, bedrijvigheid, bezigheid, drukte, occupatie, werking, werkzaamheden, werkzaamheid
    any specific behavior

    n a resource

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    bedrijfsmiddelen, hulpbron, ressource, rijkdom, rijkdommen
    a source of aid or support that may be drawn upon when needed

    n a device or control that is very useful for a particular job

    Synonyms: apparaatje, hulpje, hulpmiddel, utiliteit
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    kompasbeugel
    an appliance that allows an object (such as a ship's compass) to remain horizontal even as its support tips
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    apparaat, hulpje, hulpmiddel, toestel, utiliteit
    an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

    n an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

    Synonyms: apparaat, hulpje, hulpmiddel, toestel, utiliteit
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    arrangeur, verdeelstekker, verloopstekker
    device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible
    draagvleugel, propellerblad
    a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight
    wekker
    a device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event
    apparaatje, hulpje, hulpmiddel, utiliteit
    a device or control that is very useful for a particular job
    inbrenghuls
    a device for applying a substance
    stuurautomaat
    a navigational device that automatically keeps ships or planes or spacecraft on a steady course
    aas, eendenkooi, kooi, kooieend, lokaas, lokeend, lokmiddel, lokspijs, lokvogel, roepeend, roepvogel, roervogel, voer
    something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed
    blaasbalg, blower, filmdroger, hasjroker
    a device that produces a current of air
    laarzeknecht, laarzenknecht
    has V-shaped notch for pulling off boots
    alcoholtest, blaaspijp, blaaspijpje
    a device that measures chemicals (especially the alcohol content) in a person's expired breath
    buffer, schamppaal, stootblok, stootkussen
    a cushion-like device that reduces shock due to an impact
    draagraket, katapult, lanceerinrichting, raketinstallatie
    a device that launches aircraft from a warship
    kam, schilderskam
    a flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge; disentangles or arranges hair
    bijtring
    device used for an infant to suck or bite on
    conductor, geleider
    a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.
    interceptiemiddel
    an agent or device intended to prevent conception
    omvormer
    a device for changing one substance or form or state into another
    crusher
    a device that crushes something
    schokbreker, schokdemper
    a device that decreases the amplitude of electronic, mechanical, acoustical, or aerodynamic oscillations
    sensor, verklikker
    any device that receives a signal or stimulus (as heat or pressure or light or motion etc.) and responds to it in a distinctive manner
    waaier
    a device for creating a current of air by movement of a surface or surfaces
    filter, filtersigaret
    device that removes something from whatever passes through it
    annihilator, blusapparaat, brandblusapparaat, brandblusser, doofpot, extincteur, nevelblusser
    a manually operated device for extinguishing small fires
    blitskikker, showkikker
    a device that makes grooves by cutting or punching
    handbeschermer
    a device designed to prevent injury or accidents
    verwarming
    device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room
    instrument
    a device that requires skill for proper use
    interruptor
    a device for automatically interrupting an electric current
    sleutel
    metal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated
    claviatuur, keyboard, klaviatuur, klavier, sleutelbord, speeltafel, toetsenbord
    device consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like
    deurklopper, klopper
    a device (usually metal and ornamental) attached by a hinge to a door
    aansteker
    a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires
    automaat, machine
    any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
    magneet
    (physics) a device that attracts iron and produces a magnetic field
    mechaniek, mechanisme
    device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
    instrument, muziekinstrument
    any of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds
    kalkei, nestei, stroppenpot
    device consisting of an artificial egg left in a nest to induce hens to lay their eggs in it
    plectrum, tangent
    a small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument
    prik, prikstok
    a pointed instrument that is used to prod into a state of motion
    autocue
    a device that displays words for people to read
    kattenoog, katteoog, reflectiescherm, reflector, spiegelkijker, spiegeltelescoop
    device that reflects radiation
    schoenlepel
    a device used for easing the foot into a shoe
    leest, schoenleest, schoenspanner
    a wooden or metal device that is inserted into a shoe to preserve its shape when it is not being worn
    lamp, licht, lichtbron, lichtje, verlichting
    any device serving as a source of visible electromagnetic radiation
    rijstabilisator, stabilisator
    a device for making something stable
    grammofoonnaald, naald, pick-upnaald, saffier, saffiernaald, snijbeitel
    a sharp pointed device attached to the cartridge of a record player
    onderstel, onderwerk, ruggensteun, ruggesteun, rugsteun, steun, stut, wagenstel
    any device that bears the weight of another thing
    verhoorkamer
    a device that causes tobacco leaves or fruit or hides to sweat
    hoeftang, tang
    any of various devices for taking hold of objects; usually have two hinged legs with handles above and pointed hooks below
    hartklep
    device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone
    wasbord
    device consisting of a corrugated surface to scrub clothes on
    luchtdrukrem
    a small parachute or articulated flap to reduce the speed of an aircraft
    luchtfilter, luchtzuiveringsinstallatie
    a filter that removes dust from the air that passes through it
    antenne, zendantenne
    an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals
    aqualong, zuurstofcilinder, zuurstoffles
    a device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water; scuba is an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus
    robot
    a mechanism that can move automatically
    as, omwentelingsas, spil, spindel
    the center around which something rotates
    rug, rugleuning
    a support that you can lean against while sitting
    achterban, achtergrondkoor, backing, basis
    something forming a back that is added for strengthening
    baluster
    one of a number of closely spaced supports for a railing
    draaiorgel, straatorgel
    a musical instrument that makes music by rotation of a cylinder studded with pegs
    standaard, stander, voet
    a support or foundation
    bas, basinstrument, bassist, basviool, contrabas
    the member with the lowest range of a family of musical instruments
    legbatterij
    a device that produces electricity; may have several primary or secondary cells arranged in parallel or series
    lager, peiling
    a rotating support placed between moving parts to allow them to move easily
    bel
    a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck
    bimetaal
    a strip consisting of two metals that bends with a rise in temperature
    waterfluitje
    a device for imitating a birdcall
    schaatsijzer
    the part of the skate that slides on the ice
    bom
    an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
    boekensteun, boekenstut
    a support placed at the end of a row of books to keep them upright (on a shelf or table)
    brace
    an appliance that corrects dental irregularities
    beugel
    a support that steadies or strengthens something else
    console, karbeel, kraagsteen, kraagstuk
    a support projecting from a wall (as to hold a shelf)
    eg, handrem, knijprem, rem
    a restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle
    remschoen, schoen
    a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation
    kam
    a wooden support that holds the strings up
    borstel, sleepcontact, sleper, stoffer
    conducts current between rotating and stationary parts of a generator or motor
    buffer
    (computer science) a part of RAM used for temporary storage of data that is waiting to be sent to a device; used to compensate for differences in the rate of flow of data between components of a computer system
    inbraakalarm
    a warning device that is tripped off by the occurrence of a burglary
    elektriciteitskabel, kabel
    a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
    calculator, rekenaar, rekenautomaat, rekenmachine, rekentuig
    a small machine that is used for mathematical calculations
    capacitor, condensator
    an electrical device characterized by its capacity to store an electric charge
    overvracht, transportkosten, vervoerkosten, vrachtkosten
    a machine part that carries something else
    ejector
    a mechanism in a firearm that ejects the empty shell case after firing
    knijptang, luchtververser, nageltang, nijper, nijptang, spijkertang, trektang
    a mechanism in a firearm that pulls an empty shell case out of the chamber and passes it to the ejector
    geldautomaat, gelduitgifteautomaat, giromaat
    an unattended machine (outside some banks) that dispenses money when a personal coded card is used
    verovering, vondst
    a restraint that checks the motion of something
    element
    a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction
    boorkop, lepelblad
    a holding device consisting of adjustable jaws that center a workpiece in a lathe or center a tool in a drill
    aansteker
    a lighter for cigars or cigarettes
    omloop
    an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow
    klembeugel, lijmklem, lijmknecht, lijmpers, lijmschroef, lijmtang, sergeant
    a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together
    koffiefilter, snelfilter
    filter (usually of paper) that passes the coffee and retains the coffee grounds
    inductieklos
    a contraceptive device placed inside a woman's womb
    collimator
    optical device consisting of a tube containing a convex achromatic lens at one end and a slit at the other with the slit at the focus of the lens; light rays leave the slit as a parallel beam
    computer
    a machine for performing calculations automatically
    betonmolen, cementmolen, speciemolen, stortmolen
    a machine with a large revolving drum in which cement is mixed with other materials to make concrete
    controller, moderateur, regelaar, regulateur, regulator
    a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine
    bestuurslichaam, directorium, paneel, regeltafel, schakelbord, schakelpaneel, schakeltafel
    electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices
    convector, heteluchtkachel
    a space heater that transfers heat to the surrounding air by convection
    koelinrichting
    a mechanism for keeping something cool
    corduroy, koordfluweel, ribfluweel, rips, tinneroy
    a light insulated conductor for household use
    hijskraan, kraan
    lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis
    roskam
    a square comb with rows of small teeth; used to curry horses
    decoder
    a machine that converts a coded text into ordinary language
    achterruitverwarming, ontdooier, ruitverwarmer, voorruitverwarming
    heater that removes ice or frost (as from a windshield or a refrigerator or the wings of an airplane)
    achterruitverwarming, ruitverwarmer, voorruitverwarming
    heater that removes mist from the windshield of a car
    detonator
    a mechanical or electrical explosive device or a small amount of explosive; can be used to initiate the reaction of a disrupting explosive
    diffusor
    optical device that distributes the light of a lamp evenly
    diskdrive, diskettestation, drive, floppy drive, floppydrive
    computer hardware that holds and spins a magnetic or optical disk and reads and writes information on it
    distributeur, verdeeldoos
    electrical device that distributes voltage to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine in the order of the firing sequence
    blower, hasjroker
    a fan run by an electric motor
    elektrode
    a conductor used to make electrical contact with some part of a circuit
    elektromagneet
    a temporary magnet made by coiling wire around an iron core; when current flows in the coil the iron becomes a magnet
    elektriseermachine
    electrical device that produces a high voltage by building up a charge of static electricity
    elevator, graanzuiger, hoogteroer, lift, liftkooi
    lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building
    elevator, graanzuiger, hoogteroer
    the airfoil on the tailplane of an aircraft that makes it ascend or descend
    trimfiets
    an exercise device resembling a stationary bike
    centrifuge, droogzwierder, knijptang, nageltang, nijper, nijptang, pincet, spijkertang, splintertangetje, tang, trektang
    an instrument for extracting tight-fitting components
    bevestigingsmiddel, clip, lijsteklem, lijstenklem, schroefklem, sluiting, spanner, videoclip
    restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
    filter, lichtfilter
    an electrical device that alters the frequency spectrum of signals passing through it
    vizier, zoeker, zoekerbeeld
    optical device that helps a user to find the target of interest
    brandalarm, brandmelder, brandmelding
    an alarm that is tripped off by fire or smoke
    sluitklep
    a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag
    misthoorn
    a warning device consisting of a horn that generates a loud low tone
    frankeermachine
    a machine that automatically stamps letters or packages passing through it and computes the total charge
    benzinemeter
    an indicator of the amount of fuel remaining in a vehicle
    ontstekingsbuis
    any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant
    ontstekingsbuis, smeltdraad, smeltstop, stop, zekering
    an electrical device that can interrupt the flow of electrical current when it is overloaded
    mop, muilband, muilkorf, vuurmond
    restraint put into a person's mouth to prevent speaking or shouting
    gashaard, gaskachel, gevelkachel
    a heater that burns gas for heat
    versnelling
    a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)
    kompasbeugel
    an appliance that allows an object (such as a ship's compass) to remain horizontal even as its support tips
    klimgordel
    a support consisting of an arrangement of straps for holding something to the body (especially one supporting a person suspended from a parachute)
    audiofoon, gehoorapparaat, gehoorprothese, hoorapparaat, hoortoestel
    a conical acoustic device formerly used to direct sound to the ear of a hearing-impaired person
    audiofoon, gehoorapparaat, gehoorprothese, hoorapparaat, hoortoestel
    an electronic device that amplifies sound and is worn to compensate for poor hearing
    dienstlift, goederenlift
    lifting device for raising heavy or cumbersome objects
    bezitter, drager, eigenaar, houder
    a holding device
    hopper, molentrechter, tremel
    a machine used for picking hops
    staartvlak, stabilo
    the horizontal airfoil of an aircraft's tail assembly that is fixed and to which the elevator is hinged
    hoorn, horen
    an alarm device that makes a loud warning sound
    hoorn, horen
    a noisemaker (as at parties or games) that makes a loud noise when you blow through it
    ijstang
    tongs for lifting blocks of ice
    contactsleutel
    a key that operates the ignition switch of an automotive engine
    inductor
    an electrical device (typically a conducting coil) that introduces inductance into a circuit
    mondharp
    a small lyre-shaped musical instrument that is placed between the teeth and played by twanging a wire tongue while changing the shape of the mouth cavity
    lamp, licht, lichtje
    an artificial source of visible illumination
    laser, laserlicht
    an acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation; an optical device that produces an intense monochromatic beam of coherent light
    huissleutel
    key for raising or drawing back a latch or opening an outside door
    lens, lenzenstelsel, ooglens
    a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images
    libel, pas, waterpas, waterpashaak
    indicator that establishes the horizontal when a bubble is centered in a tube of liquid
    bliksemafleider
    a metallic conductor that is attached to a high point and leads to the ground; protects the building from destruction by lightning
    contactslot, slot
    a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
    apparaat, machinepark, machinerie
    machines or machine systems collectively
    tussenwervelschijf
    (computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored
    kompasnaald
    a slender magnet suspended in a magnetic compass on a mounting with little friction; used to indicate the direction of the earth's magnetic pole
    band, geluidsband, tape
    memory device consisting of a long thin plastic strip coated with iron oxide; used to record audio or video signals or to store computer information
    lucifer, luciferstokje, luizenveer, luizeveer, zwavelstokje
    lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction
    meetapparaat, meetinstrument, meter
    instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
    megafoon, roeper, roeptoeter, scheepsroeper, spreekbuis, spreekhoorn, spreektrompet, tolk
    a cone-shaped acoustic device held to the mouth to intensify and direct the human voice
    geheugen, geheugeneenheid, ligplaats, opslagkosten, stallingkosten
    an electronic memory device
    melkmachine
    machine consisting of a suction apparatus for milking cows mechanically
    mijn, zeemijn
    explosive device that explodes on contact; designed to destroy vehicles or ships or to kill or maim personnel
    mijndetector
    detector consisting of an electromagnetic device; used to locate explosive mines
    spiegel
    polished surface that forms images by reflecting light
    motor
    machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion
    muis
    a hand-operated electronic device that controls the coordinates of a cursor on your computer screen as you move it around on a pad; on the bottom of the device is a ball that rolls on the surface of the pad
    muizenval, muizenvanger, muizeval
    a trap for catching mice
    spreekbuis
    an acoustic device; the part of a telephone into which a person speaks
    muziekdoos, speeldoos
    produces music by means of pins on a revolving cylinder that strike the tuned teeth of a comb-like metal plate
    maaswerk, net, vangnet
    a trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects
    oliefilter
    a filter that removes impurities from the oil used to lubricate an internal-combustion engine
    oliehaard, oliekachel, oliestook, oliestookinrichting, olieverwarming, petroleumkachel
    heater that burns oil (as kerosine) for heating or cooking
    draadklem
    a stabilizer for a canoe; spars attach to a shaped log or float parallel to the hull
    zuurstofmasker
    a breathing device that is placed over the mouth and nose; supplies oxygen from an attached storage tank
    gangmaker, hartstimulator, pace-maker, pacemaker
    an implanted electronic device that takes over the function of the natural cardiac pacemaker
    verfkwast
    a brush used as an applicator (to apply paint)
    encadreerband, huissleutel
    key that secures entrance everywhere
    slaginstrument
    a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another
    springbus
    an explosive device used to break down a gate or wall
    injectienaald, naald
    a stylus that formerly made sound by following a groove in a phonograph record
    claviatuur, klaviatuur, klavier, speeltafel
    a bank of keys on a musical instrument
    penant, strekdam
    a support for two adjacent bridge spans
    penant, strekdam
    (architecture) a vertical supporting structure (as a portion of wall between two doors or windows)
    hei, heikraan, heimachine, heitoestel
    a machine that drives piling into the ground
    planetarium
    an optical device for projecting images of celestial bodies and other astronomical phenomena onto the inner surface of a hemispherical dome
    stekker
    an electrical device with two or three pins that is inserted in a socket to make an electrical connection
    zakkam
    a small comb suitable for carrying in a pocket
    wijzer
    an indicator as on a dial
    bulldozer, excavateur, graafmachine, graafwerktuig, grondschuiver, grondverzetmachine, shovel, spa, spade
    a machine for excavating
    pers
    any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids
    drukpers, pers
    a machine used for printing
    printer
    a machine that prints
    omkeerprisma, prisma
    optical device having a triangular shape and made of glass or quartz; used to deviate a beam or invert an image
    cinematograaf, filmprojector, projectieapparaat, projectietoestel, projector
    an optical device for projecting a beam of light
    prothese, prothesis, sierprothese
    corrective consisting of a replacement for a part of the body
    trekker
    a chain (usually with a handle at the end) that is pulled in order to operate some mechanism (e.g. to flush a toilet)
    stapelgeheugen
    a storage device that handles data so that the next item to be retrieved is the item most recently stored (LIFO)
    rek, ruif, standaard, stander
    a support for displaying various articles
    radiateur, radiator, verwarmingselement
    a mechanism consisting of a metal honeycomb through which hot fluids circulate; heat is transferred from the fluid through the honeycomb to the airstream that is created either by the motion of the vehicle or by a fan
    radiateur, radiator, verwarming, verwarmingselement
    heater consisting of a series of pipes for circulating steam or hot water to heat rooms or buildings
    ratteklem, rattenklem, rattenval, ratteval
    a trap for catching rats
    geluidsopname
    a storage device on which information (sounds or images) have been recorded
    draaitafel, fonograaf, grammofoon, pathefoon, pick-up, platenspeler
    machine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronically
    detector
    electrical device that transforms alternating into direct current
    estafette, estafetteloop, relais
    electrical device such that current flowing through it in one circuit can switch on and off a current in a second circuit
    ademhalingsapparaat, beademingstoestel, respiratietoestel, respirator, zuurstofapparaat
    a breathing device for administering long-term artificial respiration
    brugpijler, rib
    support resembling the rib of an animal
    nietapparaat, nieter, nietmachine
    a machine for driving rivets
    rock-'n-roller, rocker, tuimelschakelaar
    a curved support that permits the supported object to rock to and fro
    caoutchouc, elastiek, elastiekje, gomelastiek, gummi, koordelastiek, rubber, rubberband
    a narrow band of elastic rubber used to hold things (such as papers) together
    richtingsroer, roer, stuurroer
    a hinged vertical airfoil mounted at the tail of an aircraft and used to make horizontal course changes
    autogordel, kindertuigje, riem, tuigje, veiligheidsgordel, veiligheidsriem
    belt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurt
    veiligheidsgrendel, veiligheidspal, veiligheidsslot
    guard consisting of a locking device that prevents a weapon from being fired
    parachute, springscherm, valscherm, zeeanker
    restraint consisting of a canvas covered frame that floats behind a vessel; prevents drifting or maintains the heading into a wind
    kamerzetel, zitje
    any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)
    beveiligingsapparatuur, inbraakbeveiliging
    an electrical device that sets off an alarm when someone tries to break in
    aangever
    a machine that automatically provides a supply of some material
    halfgeleider
    a conductor made with semiconducting material
    harp, keurs, keurslijf, rijglijf
    a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner)
    hoedenplank, hoedeplank, plank, schap
    a support that consists of a horizontal surface for holding objects
    schokbreker, schokdemper
    a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses
    demper, geluiddemper
    a tubular acoustic device inserted in the exhaust system that is designed to reduce noise
    simulator
    a machine that simulates an environment for the purpose of training or research
    ski
    narrow wood or metal or plastic runners used in pairs for gliding over snow
    gooi-en-smijt-film, gooi-en-smijt-werk, gooi-en-smijtfilm, gooi-en-smijtwerk, slap-stick, slapstick, spektakel
    acoustic device consisting of two paddles hinged together; used by an actor to make a loud noise without inflicting injury when striking someone
    fruitautomaat, gokautomaat, gokkast, snoepautomaat, speelautomaat, trekautomaat
    a machine that is operated by the insertion of a coin in a slot
    fuik, fuiknet, gin
    a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose
    schnorkel, snorkel
    breathing device consisting of a bent tube fitting into a swimmer's mouth and extending above the surface; allows swimmer to breathe while face down in the water
    zonnecollector, zonnepaneel
    electrical device consisting of a large array of connected solar cells
    draadspoel, solenoïde
    a coil of wire around an iron core; becomes a magnet when current passes through the coil
    sorteerder, sorteermachine
    a machine for sorting things (such as punched cards or letters) into classes
    spermacide
    a contraceptive agent that kills spermatozoa
    spike, spikes
    any holding device consisting of a rigid, sharp-pointed object
    spoiler
    a hinged airfoil on the upper surface of an aircraft wing that is raised to reduce lift and increase drag
    spoiler
    an airfoil mounted on the rear of a car to reduce lift at high speeds
    spaak, spaakbeen
    support consisting of a radial member of a wheel joining the hub to the rim
    revolverspuit, spuitpistool, verfspuit
    an applicator resembling a gun for applying liquid substances (as paint) in the form of a spray
    krib, kribbe, rijspoor, spoor
    a sharp prod fixed to a rider's heel and used to urge a horse onward
    rijstabilisator, stabilisator
    airfoil consisting of a device for stabilizing an aircraft
    nietapparaat, nieter, nietmachine, nietpistool, niettang
    a machine that inserts staples into sheets of paper in order to fasten them together
    trede, tree
    support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway
    stereoscoop
    an optical device for viewing stereoscopic photographs
    stapes, stijgbeugel
    support consisting of metal loops into which rider's feet go
    lokvogel, roepvogel, roervogel
    a dummy pigeon used to decoy others
    haard, kachel, kacheltje, verwarmingstoestel
    any heating apparatus
    vergiet, zeef
    a filter to retain larger pieces while smaller pieces and liquids pass through
    snaarinstrument
    a musical instrument in which taut strings provide the source of sound
    transportwezen
    a mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder
    vloedlijn
    indicator consisting of a line at the highwater or low-water limits of the tides
    stroomtransformator, transformator
    an electrical device by which alternating current of one voltage is changed to another voltage
    elektronenbuis, kathodestraalbuis, metro, ondergrondse, vacuümbuis
    electronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope
    landingsgestel, onderstel, onderwerk, wagenstel
    framework that serves as a support for the body of a vehicle
    viewer
    an optical device for viewing photographic transparencies
    waterfilter
    a filter to remove impurities from the water supply
    gasboiler, geiser
    a heater and storage tank to supply heated water
    machtsmiddel, strijdmiddel, wapen, wapensysteem
    any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
    ankerspil, draaispil, molen, poldermolen, winch, windas, windspil
    lifting device consisting of a horizontal cylinder turned by a crank on which a cable or rope winds
    blaasinstrument
    a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath
    draagvlak, vleugel
    one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane
    draad, elektriciteitskabel, ijzerdraad, kabel, leiding
    a metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance
    glaswol
    glass fibers spun and massed into bundles resembling wool
    Type of:
    installatie
    an artifact (or system of artifacts) that is instrumental in accomplishing some end

    n an instrumentality for accomplishing some end

    Synonyms: hulpje, hulpmiddel, utiliteit
    Type of:
    installatie
    an artifact (or system of artifacts) that is instrumental in accomplishing some end

    n an implement used in the practice of a vocation

    Synonyms: gereedschap, gerei, hulpje, hulpmiddel, utensiliën, utiliteit, werktuig
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    boor, keper, keperstof, twill
    a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows)
    prakijzer, vork, vreetijzer
    an agricultural tool used for lifting or digging; has a handle and metal prongs
    enterhaak, werpanker
    a tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holding; often thrown with a rope
    handgereedschap
    a tool used with workers' hands
    schoffel
    a tool with a flat blade attached at right angles to a long handle
    autocric, autokrik, cric, krik
    tool for exerting pressure or lifting
    kouter, ploeg
    a farm tool having one or more heavy blades to break the soil and cut a furrow prior to sowing
    drevel, drijfijzer, perforator, pons, ponser, ponsmachine
    a tool for making holes or indentations
    geldhark, hark
    a long-handled tool with a row of teeth at its head; used to move leaves or loosen soil
    graveernaald, graveerstaal, graveerstift, saffier, saffiernaald, snijbeitel
    a pointed tool for writing or drawing or engraving
    tampon
    a tool for tamping (e.g., for tamping tobacco into a pipe bowl or a charge into a drill hole etc.)
    avegaar, effer, fret, grondboor, handboor, handboormachine, houtfretje, schroefboor, wielboor
    hand tool for boring holes
    els, priem
    a pointed tool for marking surfaces or for punching small holes
    ram, rammei, stormram
    a ram used to break down doors of fortified buildings
    zwaaihaak
    a hand tool consisting of two rules that are hinged together so you can draw or measure angles of any size
    boor
    the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press
    kling
    the flat part of a tool or weapon that (usually) has a cutting edge
    kotterbank, steenboor
    a drill for penetrating rock
    buffer
    a power tool used to buff surfaces
    kruk, slinger, starter, startknop, zwengel
    a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle
    frees, snijinstrument, snijwerktuig
    a cutting implement; a tool for cutting
    pekelwagen, schuurmachine, strooiauto, strooiwagen, vlakschuurmachine
    a power tool used for sanding wood; an endless loop of sandpaper is moved at high speed by an electric motor
    legger, map, opbergmap, vijl, vloerbalk
    a steel hand tool with small sharp teeth on some or all of its surfaces; used for smoothing wood or metal
    hamer
    a hand tool with a heavy rigid head and a handle; used to deliver an impulsive force by striking
    hooivork
    a long-handled fork for turning or lifting hay
    grasmaaier
    garden tool for mowing grass on lawns
    marlpriem
    a pointed iron hand tool that is used to separate strands of a rope or cable (as in splicing)
    verstekbak, verstekblok
    hand tool for guiding handsaws in making crosscuts or miter joints
    opener
    a hand tool used for opening sealed containers (bottles or cans)
    briefopener, papiermes, vouwbeen
    a cutting implement for cutting sheets of paper to the desired size
    crème de la crème, fine fleur, keur, puikje, vlaggenschip, vlaggeschip
    a thin sharp implement used for removing unwanted material
    hooivork
    a long-handled hand tool with sharp widely spaced prongs for lifting and pitching hay
    schaaf
    a carpenter's hand tool with an adjustable blade for smoothing or shaping wood
    schaafbank
    a power tool for smoothing or shaping wood
    buigtang, draadtang, knipbuigtang, plaattang, tang
    a gripping hand tool with two hinged arms and (usually) serrated jaws
    zaagblad, zaagmachine
    a power tool for cutting wood
    zandstraler
    a tool that throws out a blast of steam laden with sand; used to clean or grind hard surfaces
    zaag, zaagblad, zaagmachine
    hand tool having a toothed blade for cutting
    afkrabber, flesselikker, krabber, krabijzer, panlikker, pannelikker, pannenlikker, polijststaal, schraapbeitel, schraapijzer, schraapmes, schraapstaal, schrabber, schraper, schrapmes, schrapper, skyscraper, verfkrabber, verfschraper, wolkenkrabber
    any of various hand tools for scraping
    schroevedraaier, schroevendraaier, screwdriver
    a hand tool for driving screws; has a tip that fits into the head of a screw
    bulldozer, grondschuiver, grondverzetmachine, schop, shovel, spa, spade
    a hand tool for lifting loose material; consists of a curved container or scoop and a handle
    bout, hamerbout, soldeerbout, soldeerijzer
    a hand tool with a heatable tip; used to melt and apply solder
    opstrijkmes, pannekoekmes, pannenkoekmes, spatel
    a hand tool with a thin flexible blade used to mix or spread soft substances
    tekenhaak, winkelhaak
    a hand tool consisting of two straight arms at right angles; used to construct or test right angles
    rei
    hand tool consisting of a flat rigid rectangular bar (metal or wood) that can be used to draw straight lines (or test their straightness)
    schachtboor, schedelboor, trepaan
    a drill for cutting circular holes around a center
    plantschop, pleisterspaan, pleistertroffel, sabel, troffel
    a small hand tool with a handle and flat metal blade; used for scooping or spreading plaster or similar materials
    fietssleutel, moersleutel, sleutel
    a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
    Type of:
    gereedschap, werktuig
    instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end
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