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  1. by means of(adverb)

    by dint of

  2. by means of(adverb)

    By using the thing specified.

    by dint of

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. by means of

    By refers to the agent; through, to the means, cause, or condition; with, to the instrument. By commonly refers to persons; with, to things; through may refer to either. The road having become impassable through long disuse, a way was opened by pioneers with axes. By may, however, be applied to any object which is viewed as partaking of action and agency; as, the metal was corroded by the acid; skill is gained by practise. We speak of communicating with a person by letter. Through implies a more distant connection than by or with, and more intervening elements. Material objects are perceived by the mind through the senses.

    by, by dint of, through, with

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