available means

  • 1 available means — index assets, capital, cash, personalty, property (possessions), resource Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 available means — A mercantile term for anything which is readily convertible to money, such as negotiable promissory notes and bills of exchange, stocks and bonds. Brigham v Tillinghast, 13 NY 215, 218, 219 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 3 means — [miːnz] noun [plural] the money and resources that a person or organization has available: means to do something • Large corporations have the means to pay large fines without suffering hardship. • The group has limited means. • young families… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 means — [[t]mi͟ːnz[/t]] ♦♦ 1) N COUNT: with supp A means of doing something is a method, instrument, or process which can be used to do it. Means is both the singular and the plural form for this use. The move is a means to fight crime... The army had… …

    English dictionary

  • 5 means — Financial resources. An instrumentality for the accomplishment of a purpose. 16 Am J2d Consp § 7. See accidental means; available means …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 6 means — Synonyms and related words: MO, Swiss bank account, action, ad hoc measure, algorithm, answer, apparatus, approach, artifice, assessed valuation, assets, assets and liabilities, attack, available means, balance, bank account, bottom dollar,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 7 means — 1. When the meaning is ‘financial resources’, means is treated as plural: Their means are somewhat limited. When the meaning is ‘a way or method’ it can operate as a singular noun (when preceded by a determiner such as a, any, or every) or as a… …

    Modern English usage

  • 8 means — [mēnz] pl.n. 〚/span> MEAN3, n.〛 1. [with sing. or pl. v.] that by which something is done or obtained; agency [the fastest means of travel] 2. resources or available wealth; often, specif., great wealth; riches [a person of …

    Universalium

  • 9 means — [mēnz] pl.n. [< MEAN3, n.] 1. [with sing. or pl. v.] that by which something is done or obtained; agency [the fastest means of travel] 2. resources or available wealth; often, specif., great wealth; riches [a person of means] by all means 1 …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Means-ends analysis — Means Ends Analysis[1] (MEA) is a technique used in Artificial Intelligence for controlling search in problem solving computer programs. It is also a technique used at least since the 1950s as a creativity tool, most frequently mentioned in… …

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  • 11 Available-to-promise — (ATP) is a business function that provides a response to customer order enquiries, based on resource availability. [Ball, M.O. et al. (2004), Available to Promise in Handbook of Quantitative Supply Chain Analysis Modeling in the E Business Era ,… …

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  • 12 Available seat miles — An available seat mile (ASM) is the fundamental unit of production for a passenger carrying airline.[1] A unit in this case is one seat, available for sale, flown one mile. For example, an aircraft with 300 seats available for sale flying 1,000… …

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  • 13 means — That through which, or by the help of which, an end is attained; something tending to an object desired; intermediate agency or measure; necessary condition or co agent; instrument. Under insurance policy, equivalent to cause. Pope v. Business… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 14 Best Available Technology — (or just BAT) is a term applied with regulations on limiting pollutant discharges with regard to the abatement strategy. Similar terms are best available techniques , best practicable means or best practicable environmental option . The term… …

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  • 15 This Means War! — Infobox Album Name = This Means War! Type = Album Artist = Petra Released = 1987 Genre = Christian rock Length = 40:12 Label = StarSong Records Producer = John Dino Elefante Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|2.5|5… …

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  • 16 By any means necessary — is a translation of a phrase coined by the French intellectual Jean Paul Sartre in his play Dirty Hands. It is generally considered to leave open all available tactics for the desired ends, including violence; however, the “necessary” qualifier… …

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  • 17 List of United States stations available in Canada — This page lists all of the local over the air television stations in the United States that are carried in Canada via cable/ digital cable or satellite. This list also includes stations that were formerly carried, but have since been Dropped.The… …

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  • 18 Ways and means — Way Way, n. [OE. wey, way, AS. weg; akin to OS., D., OHG., & G. weg, Icel. vegr, Sw. v[ a]g, Dan. vei, Goth. wigs, L. via, and AS. wegan to move, L. vehere to carry, Skr. vah. [root]136. Cf. {Convex}, {Inveigh}, {Vehicle}, {Vex}, {Via}, {Voyage} …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 waysand means — ways and means pl.n. 1. Methods and resources available to accomplish an end, especially to meet expenses. 2. Methods and means, especially legislation, for raising revenue needed by a government. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 20 Publicly Available Telephone Services — or PATS means a service available to the public for originating and receiving national and international calls and access to emergency services through a telephone number or numbers in a national or international telephone numbering plan, and may …

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