dea ex machina

A specifically female deus ex machina ; a “god from a machine”.
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  • deus ex machina — noun a) Any resolution to a story that does not pay due regard to the storys internal logic and that is so unlikely that it challenges suspension of disbelief, and presumably allows the author, director, or developer to end the story in the way… …   Wiktionary

  • deus ex machina — 1690s, from Mod.L. translation of Gk. theos ek mekhanes, lit. the god from the machina, the device by which gods were suspended over the stage in Gk. theater (see MACHINE (Cf. machine)). The fem. is dea ex machina …   Etymology dictionary

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  • de|a ex ma|chi|na — «DEE uh ehks MAK uh nuh», Latin. 1. a female deus ex machina: »But lo! in the wings is a dea ex machina, a glittering fairy godmother to bring the happy ending (Manchester Guardian Weekly). 2. (literally) a goddess from a machine …   Useful english dictionary

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