Latin phrase meaning "providential intervention." Literally translated as "god from machine."
A deus ex machina servabar.
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Whilst also given other definitions (that are correct), deus ex machina may also refer to a character from the anime series Mirai Nikki (Future diary); the god imagined by yukii-kun who is behind the major plot-device in this series.
Deus ex Machina talked to Yukii again about his position in the "game".
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a) an improbable or unexpected device or character that suddenly appears to resolve a situation

b) something that makes no sense but is added so that the story can end
a) the naval officer in lord of the flies is a deus ex machina

b) wasnt all them surviving in 2012 a deus ex machina?
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meaning God from the machine.
It refers to greek tragedy plays where a "god" would be lowered from rope (hence "machines") to solve all the charicters delimas.

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"the deus ex machina has come to save us!"
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as such a angle come to solve problems
i.e a sudden and unexpted turn of events
good or bad
the world needs a deus ex machina
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