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by way of

C1 as a ​type of: He ​sent me some ​flowers by way of an ​apology.
(Definition of by way of from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “by way of”
in Chinese (Simplified) 当做,经由, 通过...的方法…
in Chinese (Traditional) 作為,當作…
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