what is difference between fixture and reparation
Alteration of older fixure, on the model of mixture.
- (US) IPA(key): /ˈfɪkstʃɚ/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈfɪkstʃə/
fixture (plural fixtures)
- (law) Something that is fixed in place, especially a permanent appliance or other item of personal property that is considered part of a house and is sold with it; compare fitting, furnishing.
- A regular patron of a place or institution; a person constantly present at a certain place.
- A lighting unit; a luminaire.
- (sports) A scheduled match.
- (computing, programming) A state that can be recreated, used as a baseline for running software tests.
- A work-holding or support device used in the manufacturing industry.
- fixture in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- fixture in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
fixture (third-person singular simple present fixtures, present participle fixturing, simple past and past participle fixtured)
- (transitive) To furnish with, as, or in a fixture.
- The device is available in both handheld and fixtured models.
- (transitive, sports, Australia, New Zealand) To schedule (a match).
Borrowed from English.
fixture m (plural fixtures)
- (sports) fixture
- the whole schedule of games to be played in a championship, indicating when each game is to be played, and which team is to play at home
- the whole list of games to be played by a given team, indicating the date of each game, and which team is to play at home
Borrowed from Latin reparatio, reparationis.
- IPA(key): /ˌɹɛpəˈɹeɪʃən/
- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
reparation (countable and uncountable, plural reparations)
- (usually in the plural) A payment of time, effort or money to compensate for past transgression(s).
- I am sensible of the scandal I have given by my loose writings, and make what reparation I am able.
- (archaic) The act of renewing, restoring, etc., or the state of being renewed or repaired.
- the reparation of a bridge or of a highway
- 1791, James Boswell, The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.
- The church at Lichfield, in which we had a seat, wanted reparation, so I was to go and find a seat in other churches; and having bad eyes, and being awkward about this, I used to go and read in the fields on Sunday.
- (a payment): restitution, compensation, amends, satisfaction
- (a renewing): restoration, repair
- war reparations
- Praetorian, Prætorian, praetorian, prætorian
reparera + -tion
- a repair (mending something broken)