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instrumento [in.stru.min.tu.] : instrument (n.)
Synonyms: galamiton; tulunggon

Derivatives of instrumento


Glosses:
instrument
n. (artifact)1. instrumenta device that requires skill for proper use.
~ analyser, analyzeran instrument that performs analyses.
~ cauterant, cauteryan instrument or substance used to destroy tissue for medical reasons (eg removal of a wart) by burning it with a hot iron or an electric current or a caustic or by freezing it.
~ devicean instrumentality invented for a particular purpose.; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
~ drafting instrumentan instrument used by a draftsman in making drawings.
~ enginean instrument or machine that is used in warfare, such as a battering ram, catapult, artillery piece, etc..; "medieval engines of war"
~ extractoran instrument for extracting tight-fitting components.
~ instrument of executionan instrument designed and used to take the life of a condemned person.
~ instrument of punishmentan instrument designed and used to punish a condemned person.
~ measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring systeminstrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something.
~ medical instrumentinstrument used in the practice of medicine.
~ navigational instrumentan instrument used for navigating.
~ optical instrumentan instrument designed to aid vision.
~ plotteran instrument (usually driven by a computer) for drawing graphs or pictures.
~ scientific instrumentan instrument used by scientists.
~ sonographan instrument that uses the differential transmission and reflection of ultrasonic waves in order to provide an image of a bodily organ.
~ surveying instrument, surveyor's instrumentan instrument used by surveyors.
~ traceran instrument used to make tracings.
~ weapon, weapon system, armany instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting.; "he was licensed to carry a weapon"
~ whipan instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping.
n. (act)2. instrument, toolthe means whereby some act is accomplished.; "my greed was the instrument of my destruction"; "science has given us new tools to fight disease"
~ means, way, agencyhow a result is obtained or an end is achieved.; "a means of control"; "an example is the best agency of instruction"; "the true way to success"
n. (person)3. cat's-paw, instrument, pawna person used by another to gain an end.
~ assistant, helper, help, supportera person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose.; "my invaluable assistant"; "they hired additional help to finish the work"
n. (communication)4. instrument, legal document, legal instrument, official document(law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right.
~ document, papers, written documentwriting that provides information (especially information of an official nature).
~ articles of incorporationa legal document that creates a corporation; it is filed with a state by the founders of a corporation and is governed by the laws of the state.
~ derivative instrument, derivativea financial instrument whose value is based on another security.
~ negotiable instrumentan unconditional order or promise to pay an amount of money.
~ passporta document issued by a country to a citizen allowing that person to travel abroad and re-enter the home country.
~ ship's papersofficial papers which a ship is legally required to have; related to ownership, cargo, etc..
~ manifesta customs document listing the contents put on a ship or plane.
~ debenturea certificate or voucher acknowledging a debt.
~ power of attorneya legal instrument authorizing someone to act as the grantor's agent.
~ letters of administrationlegal document naming someone to administer an estate when no executor has been named.
~ letters testamentarya legal document from a probate court or court officer informing you of your appointment as executor of a will and empowering you to discharge those responsibilities.
~ work papers, work permit, working papersa legal document giving information required for employment of certain people in certain countries.
~ act, enactmenta legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body.
~ lawlegal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity.; "there is a law against kidnapping"
~ bill, measurea statute in draft before it becomes law.; "they held a public hearing on the bill"
~ brief, legal briefa document stating the facts and points of law of a client's case.
~ testament, willa legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die.
~ living willa document written by someone still legally capable requesting that he should be allowed to die if subsequently severely disabled or suffering terminal illness.; "after he discovered he had AIDS he drew up a living will"
~ deed, deed of conveyance, titlea legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it.; "he signed the deed"; "he kept the title to his car in the glove compartment"
~ assignmentthe instrument by which a claim or right or interest or property is transferred from one person to another.
~ deed of trust, trust deeda written instrument legally conveying property to a trustee often used to secure an obligation such as a mortgage or promissory note.
~ conveyancedocument effecting a property transfer.
~ income tax return, return, tax returndocument giving the tax collector information about the taxpayer's tax liability.; "his gross income was enough that he had to file a tax return"
~ license, permit, licencea legal document giving official permission to do something.
~ letters patent, patentan official document granting a right or privilege.
~ judgement, legal opinion, opinion, judgmentthe legal document stating the reasons for a judicial decision.; "opinions are usually written by a single judge"
~ acquittance, releasea legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation.
~ judicial writ, writ(law) a legal document issued by a court or judicial officer.
~ authorisation, authorization, mandatea document giving an official instruction or command.
~ affidavitwritten declaration made under oath; a written statement sworn to be true before someone legally authorized to administer an oath.
~ written agreementa legal document summarizing the agreement between parties.
~ bill of indictment, indictmenta formal document written for a prosecuting attorney charging a person with some offense.
~ impeachmenta formal document charging a public official with misconduct in office.
~ arraignmenta legal document calling someone to court to answer an indictment.
~ law, jurisprudencethe collection of rules imposed by authority.; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
~ certificate, securitya formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends.; "he held several valuable securities"
n. (communication)5. instrument, instrumental rolethe semantic role of the entity (usually inanimate) that the agent uses to perform an action or start a process.
~ participant role, semantic role(linguistics) the underlying relation that a constituent has with the main verb in a clause.
n. (artifact)6. instrument, musical instrumentany of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds.
~ barrel organ, grind organ, hand organ, hurdy-gurdy, hurdy gurdy, street organa musical instrument that makes music by rotation of a cylinder studded with pegs.
~ bassthe member with the lowest range of a family of musical instruments.
~ steam organ, calliopea musical instrument consisting of a series of steam whistles played from a keyboard.
~ devicean instrumentality invented for a particular purpose.; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
~ electronic instrument, electronic musical instrumenta musical instrument that generates sounds electronically.
~ jew's harp, jews' harp, mouth bowa 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.
~ keyboard instrumenta musical instrument that is played by means of a keyboard.
~ music box, musical boxproduces music by means of pins on a revolving cylinder that strike the tuned teeth of a comb-like metal plate.
~ percussion instrument, percussive instrumenta musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another.
~ stringed instrumenta musical instrument in which taut strings provide the source of sound.
~ wind instrument, winda musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath.
v. (possession)7. instrumentequip with instruments for measuring, recording, or controlling.
~ equip, fit out, outfit, fitprovide with (something) usually for a specific purpose.; "The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities"
v. (creation)8. instrument, instrumentatewrite an instrumental score for.
~ euphony, musicany agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds.; "he fell asleep to the music of the wind chimes"
~ compose, writewrite music.; "Beethoven composed nine symphonies"
v. (communication)9. instrumentaddress a legal document to.
~ address, directput an address on (an envelope).