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the act of appealing for help
the act of providing or using the instruments needed for some implementation
the act of motorizing (equiping with motors or with motor vehicles)
agency, means, way
how a result is obtained or an end is achieved
translating an idea into action
interchangeable with `means' in the expression `by means of'
a means or way of escaping
a rapid means of achieving a goal
the means whereby some act is accomplished
a way or means to achieve something
any means of advancement
a means to an end; not necessarily a principled or ethical one
desperate actions taken as a means to an end
any very successful means of achieving a result
a means of preserving from harm or unpleasantness
a means of enforcement
a means or agency by which something is expressed or communicated
a means of flight or ascent