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Utilization   /jˌutələzˈeɪʃən/   Listen

The act of using.  Synonyms: employment, exercise, usage, use, utilisation.  "Skilled in the utilization of computers"
The state of having been made use of.

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"Utilization" Quotes from Famous Books

... present age, a new profession has arisen. The lighting expert is evolving to fill the needs. He is studying the problems of producing and utilizing artificial illumination. He deals with the physics of light-production. His studies of utilization carry him into the vast fields of physiology and psychology. His is a profession which eventually will lead into numerous highways and byways of enterprise, because the possibilities of lighting extend into all those activities which make their appeal to consciousness ...
— Artificial Light - Its Influence upon Civilization • M. Luckiesh

... from the National Museum represented the natural resources of the United States: Rare specimens of the American fauna; illustrations showing the geological variations within the limits of the United States and the utilization of nature's rich gifts bestowed upon this country. This department gave us occasion to obtain an entire idea of the enormous melioration, arts and industries have experienced in modern times—by means of exhibits demonstrating the history and development of ceramics, graphic arts, ...
— By Water to the Columbian Exposition • Johanna S. Wisthaler

... must be attributed greater advance in the utilization of heavy pressures for reed work. He was the first to recognize that the advantage of heavy wind pressure for the reeds lay not merely in the increase of power, but also in the improvement of the quality of tone. Willis ...
— The Recent Revolution in Organ Building - Being an Account of Modern Developments • George Laing Miller

... in the dream often signify the genitals, as men and women are in the habit of fondly referring to their genital organ as their "little one." As a very recent symbol of the male genital may be mentioned the flying machine, utilization of which is justified by its relation to flying as well as occasionally by its form. To play with a little child or to beat a little one is often the dream's representation of onanism. A number ...
— Dream Psychology - Psychoanalysis for Beginners • Sigmund Freud

Words linked to "Utilization" :   development, practice, misuse, activity, abuse, play, application, state, exploitation, recycling, practical application, utilize

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