: through the medium or agency of; also : by means of
Examples of VIA
- She flew to Los Angeles via Chicago.
- I'll let her know via one of our friends.
- He did some research via computer.
- We went home via a shortcut.
Origin of VIA
Latin, abl. of via
way — more at way
First Known Use: 1779
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