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means

plural noun (METHOD)
方法
 
 
/miːnz/
a method or way of doing something
方法,手段
They had no means of communication.
他們沒有通訊方法。
We need to find some other means of transportation.
我們需要找其他交通工具了。
We must use every means at our disposal.
我們必須把我們所能採用的各種方法都用上。
She tried to explain by means of sign language.
她試圖用手語來解釋。
There is no means of tracing the debt at all.
根本無法追查這筆債。
The family had no means of support (= way of getting money).
這家人沒有收入來源。
Ways of achieving things
(Definition of means plural noun (METHOD) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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