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instrumentalities

noun
plural of instrumentality

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something used to achieve an end
  • computer literacy is only an instrumentality for acquiring an education, and not an end in itself

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“Instrumentalities.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/instrumentalities. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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