Online Google Dictionary

facility 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Font size:

facilities, plural;
  1. Space or equipment necessary for doing something
    • - cooking facilities
    • - facilities for picnicking, camping, and hiking
  2. An amenity or resource, esp. one connected with leisure or hygiene
    • - facilities include two swimming pools
  3. A public toilet

  4. An establishment set up to fulfill a particular function or provide a particular service, typically an industrial or medical one
    • - a manufacturing facility
  5. An option or service that gives the opportunity to do or benefit from something
    • - the program includes a help facility and interactive windows
  6. An ability to do or learn something well and easily; a natural aptitude
    • - he had a facility for languages
  7. Absence of difficulty or effort
    • - the pianist played with great facility

  1. a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry; "the assembly plant is an enormous facility"
  2. adeptness: skillful performance or ability without difficulty; "his quick adeptness was a product of good design"; "he was famous for his facility as an archer"
  3. a natural effortlessness; "they conversed with great facility"; "a happy readiness of conversation"--Jane Austen
  4. something designed and created to serve a particular function and to afford a particular convenience or service; "catering facilities"; "toilet facilities"; "educational facilities"
  5. a service that an organization or a piece of equipment offers you; "a cell phone with internet facility"
  6. In telecommunications, a facility is defined by Federal Standard 1037C as: # A fixed, mobile, or transportable structure, including (a) all installed electrical and electronic wiring, cabling, and equipment and (b) all supporting structures, such as utility, ground network, and electrical ...
  7. Ease in learning or in doing something; proficiency; An installation, contrivance, or other thing which facilitates something; a place for doing something
  8. (Facilities) Structures associated with Reclamation irrigation projects, municipal and industrial water systems, power generation facilities, including all storage, conveyance, distribution, and drainage systems. ...
  9. (facilities) buildings and places where events are held
  10. (FACILITIES) 400 meter all weather track with 8 lanes 42"; all weather runways and concrete circles; FAT timing. No tape decks, radios, glass containers or open grills allowed in the Stadium. Tents and/or umbrellas will be allowed on the top row of the stadium only. ...
  11. (FACILITIES) All locations must ensure appropriate supervision for all residents and a work environment that is consistent with proper patient care, the educational needs of the residents, and all applicable program requirements. ...
  12. (FACILITIES) Maria Cristina Falls and other tourist attractions are found in the region. Electricity, water systems, transportation, telecommunication and postal facilities are also available.
  13. (FACILITIES) No ablutions en route. Good cell phone reception
  14. (Facilities) A location containing the equipment, supplies, voice and data communication lines, to conduct transactions required to conduct business under normal conditions. Similar Terms: Primary Site, Primary Processing Facility, Primary Office Facility.
  15. (Facilities) Any/all buildings impacted by the project and described in the scope of work.
  16. (Facilities) As of the 2007-2008 academic year, Mercersburg Academy's facilities consists of 7 dormitories (3 male, 3 female, 1 doghouse), an outhouse, and a few rental buildings. ...
  17. (Facilities) Buildings or services available in a certain location, for example, the courtrooms are in the courthouse facilities.
  18. (Facilities) Cables, poles, conduit, microwave, or carrier equipment, central office distributing frames, central office switching equipment, computers (both hardware and software), business machines, etc., used by a service provider to provide telecommunications services.
  19. (Facilities) Department who manage building services for ASDA
  20. (Facilities) European Space Operations Centre (ESOC) · European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) · ESA Centre for Earth Observation (ESRIN) · European Astronaut Centre (EAC) · European Space Astronomy Centre (ESAC)
  21. (Facilities) Generally this refers to loans.
  22. (Facilities) Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 Ã 182 pixelsFull resolution (5335 Ã 1215 pixel, file size: 3. ...
  23. (Facilities) Land, buildings, stations, network equipment hosting sites and rooms, docks, station platforms, loading and unloading facilities, intermodal yards, network access points, maintenance of way garages, storage, vehicle inspections, fee payment sites, network operation centers, security ...
  24. (Facilities) Permanent and temporary facilities where personnel sleep, cook, maintain and repair equipment. (AIIMS)
  25. (Facilities) Physical plants, distribution centres, service centres, and related equipment.