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  • 1 means — W2S2 [mi:nz] n plural means ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(method)¦ 2¦(money)¦ 3 by all means! 4 by no means/not by any means 5 by means of something 6 a means to an end 7 the means of production ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) …

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  • 2 means — [ minz ] (plural means) noun *** 1. ) count a method for doing or achieving something: WAY: Information is not easily obtained by any other means. an effective means for finding qualified job applicants means of: What means of transportation is… …

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  • 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… …

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  • 4 Means (band) — Means Also known as Means 2 An End Origin Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada Genres Christian Hardcore Post hardcore Metalcore Melodic Hardcore Pop Punk (early …

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  • 5 Means (surname) — Means is a surname, and may refer to Carey Means, an American voice actor David Means, an American writer Gardiner Means (1896–1988), an American economist Gaston Means (1879–1938), an American private detective, bootlegger, and con artist Jimmy… …

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  • 6 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… …

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  • 7 Means Racing — Owner(s) Jimmy Means Base Forest City, North Carolina Series Nationwide Series Race drivers 52. Bobby Santos III/Tim Schendel/Daryl Harr/Kevin Lepage Sponsors …

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  • 8 Means Street Historic District — U.S. National Register of Historic Places U.S. Historic district …

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  • 9 means-test — ˈmeans test noun [countable] an official check in order to find out if someone is poor enough to receive welfare benefit S (= payments from the state when you are ill, without work etc): • He has made proposals for means tests for Social Security …

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  • 10 means-testing — means test ˈmeans test noun [countable] an official check in order to find out if someone is poor enough to receive welfare benefit S (= payments from the state when you are ill, without work etc): • He has made proposals for means tests for… …

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  • 11 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 …

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  • 12 means — n pl but sing or pl in constr 1 a: something enabling one to achieve a desired end a means of self defense b: cause (1) 2: resources (as income and assets) at one s disposal Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of La …

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  • 13 means — ► PLURAL NOUN (also treated as sing. ) 1) an agent or method for achieving a result. 2) financial resources; income. 3) substantial resources; wealth. ● by all means Cf. ↑by all means ● by means of Cf. ↑ …

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  • 14 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 …

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  • 15 Means — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: John Hugh Means (1812–1862), US amerikanischer Politiker Larry Means (* 1947), US amerikanischer Politiker Natrone Means (* 1972), US amerikanischer Footballspieler Rice W. Means (1877–1949), US… …

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  • 16 Means, Kentucky — Means   Unincorporated community   …

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  • 17 Méans — Administration Nom italien Meana di Susa Nom piémontais Méans Pays …

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  • 18 means-tested — means test ˈmeans test noun [countable] an official check in order to find out if someone is poor enough to receive welfare benefit S (= payments from the state when you are ill, without work etc): • He has made proposals for means tests for… …

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  • 19 means-tested — UK [ˈmiːnz ˌtestɪd] US [ˈminz ˌtestəd] adjective an amount of money or a benefit that is means tested changes according to your income. If your income is low, you get more money and if it is high, you get less money I don’t believe child benefit… …

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  • 20 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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