Definition of 'by means of'
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The mathematical calculations involved were facilitated by means of a mechanical device Traveller called an arithmometer. ANTI-ICE (1996)The metaphysical poets did it by means of astonishing conceits: comparing lovers to a pair of compasses, for instance. AT THE STROKE OF TWELVE (1996)
Rose, Brockwell, Maelgwn and Myrddin were all armed with one of the four implements, by means of which they could each summon an element. THE ANCIENT FUTURE: THE DARK AGE (1996)
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