tool

  

Definition

An item or implement used for a specific purpose. A tool can be a physical object such as mechanical tools including saws and hammers or a technical object such as a web authoring tool or software program. Furthermore, a concept can also be considered a tool. “Creativity is the tool which allows a child’s mind to grow.”

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  • His favorite tool to have is a hammer, because it is light weight, easy to carry, and it has multiple uses.

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  • A tool can really help you get your project done faster, whether it be a hammer to bang in nails in your home improvement project or application on your phone that delivers breaking business news.

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  • The dentist had a lot of sharp and metal tools to work around his patients teeth, anything else other then metal and the tools would not be tough enough to handle the pressure.

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