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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An artifact (or system of artifacts) that is effective in accomplishing some end; A means; An agency

Usage examples (27)
  • So in the quickening of the dead to spiritual life, human instrumentality is employed first to prepare the way, and then to turn it to account.
  • Yes, the notion of instrumentality is handled differently in Slavic languages.
  • The word "instrumentality" does not appear in this context in the Belgian report.
  • Idealism denies its instrumentality and existence. for more
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