The device is heraldic again, but it also protects the galleried space from excessive insolation.
Moore's method uses the axiomatic method as an instructional device .
Obviously, this a rhetorical device : a trope or some sort of shorthand for the linking of theory to practice.
The traditional device is to terrify the population.
These told me that Lichtenstein's style defined his approach - he made it his own; it wasn't an affectation, a mere imitative device or clever trick.
He chose the Corbinian Bear as an heraldic device for his papal coat of arms.
The device also aims to counter the Chancellor's plans of introducing a tax on extra bags left outside wheelie bins.
Food is acquired by using an incendiary device , a hand grenade thrown into the water, producing a harvest of frogs.
He asks her to go to Hong Kong with him but she rejects his offer using the device of a card trick and both leave with regret.
writing a letter to a newspaper is a traditional device for signalling dissent