mittels

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally a genitive of Mittel ‎(means).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

mittels

  1. by (indicates a means)

Synonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The prepositions mittels and vermittels belong to the formal written language. They require the genitive:

  • Kommunikation mittels technischer Systeme
  • Veranschaulichung eines Sachverhalts mittels eines Vergleichs
  • vermittels seines technischen Könnens
  • vermittels einer Methode

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