noun, plural ap·pa·rat·us, ap·pa·rat·us·es.
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The scenarios laid out by the Transition Integrity Project and Foley shouldn’t be taken as definite outcomes, but they do make clear that the rickety apparatus governing our electoral process could collapse if key actors decide to push against it.
The increase in Hong Kong’s oppressive policies under the new national security law has created fear that the universal testing scheme is just another apparatus of state control.Hong Kong’s citywide COVID-19 testing has become a barometer of public trust|eamonbarrett|September 9, 2020|Fortune
Endorsing fewer candidates is part of a longer-term approach as the group’s political apparatus has grown more sophisticated.Progressive Groups Are Getting More Selective In Targeting Incumbents. Is It Working?|Nathaniel Rakich (email@example.com)|August 21, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Studies have shown that it’s easy to identify riders using this information, providing the city government with a massive surveillance apparatus.
He set up the apparatus in his woodshop and filmed himself coughing without and with a mask.Why scientists say wearing masks shouldn’t be controversial|Tina Hesman Saey|June 26, 2020|Science News
The way academics still publish papers on whether you possess the necessary mental apparatus to function in a civil democracy.Men Without a Country: Mike Brown, Trayvon Martin, My Father and Me|Arthur Chu|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After failing to secure the nomination, he eventually suspended his campaign—but he did not suspend his political apparatus.
But providing an objective picture is not what the Kremlin and its media apparatus is known for.
Safety officials believe it snapped, sending both acrobats and apparatus hurtling 25 to 40 feet to the floor.Thrills and Too Many Spills: The Dangers of the Circus|Marina Watts|May 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He also opted to use “his eyes” as his only light measuring apparatus, something Nel quickly dismissed as “subjective.”Disastrous Turn By Star Witness For Pistorius Defense|Kelly Berold|April 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The sepoys have come in from Meerut,” he announced with the slow tick of the earliest form of apparatus.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
While the test is somewhat tedious, all the manipulations are simple and require no apparatus but flasks, test-tubes, and funnels.
Hydrogen sulphid is easily prepared in the simple apparatus shown in Fig. 30.
The endless miles of railways, the vast apparatus of the factories, the soaring structures of the cities bear easy witness to it.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
As all parts of this apparatus are of metal changes in humidity or temperature do not affect its regulation.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller