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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - How a result is obtained or an end is achieved; also - Intends, has in mind.

Usage examples (41)
  • means and ends are central. If your means are corroded, your ends will be corroded
  • A means of control
  • He is a man of means
  • Noun : The telephone is a means of communication. There are several means of solving the problem. ,They lived beyond their means. ,a man... for more
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