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Related to left to their own devices: the likes of, take into account, set out, in favor of, for the most part, refer to, lined up
device(Contrivance), noun artifice, circumvention, craft, design, gimmick, machina, machination, maneuver, means to an end, method, plan, program of action, project, resort, ruse, scheme, setup, stratagem, subtle maneuver, system, trick, wile, working plan, working proposition
device(Distinguishing mark), noun badge of office, design, designation, earmark, emblem, ensign, hallmark, identification mark, indicant, inscriptio, insignia, label, mark that designates, sign, symbol, token, trademark
device(Mechanism), noun apparatus, appliance, equipment, facility, fixture, gadget, gear, implement, invention, mechanical aid, tool, utensil
Associated concepts: safety device
See also: appliance, artifice, channel, color, conduit, contrivance, deception, evasion, expedient, facility, false pretense, hoax, instrument, instrumentality, loophole, maneuver, ploy, project, recourse, resource, scheme, stratagem, subterfuge, token, tool, trick