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|a device that requires skill for proper use
|the means whereby some act is accomplished
my greed was the instrument of my destruction
science has given us new tools to fight disease
|a person used by another to gain an end
|(law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
|the semantic role of the entity (usually inanimate) that the agent uses to perform an action or start a process
|any of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds
|That by means of which any work is performed, or result is effected; a tool; a utensil; an implement; as, the instruments of a mechanic; astronomical instruments.
|equip with instruments for measuring, recording, or controlling
|write an instrumental score for
|address a legal document to
|To perform upon an instrument; to prepare for an instrument; as, a sonata instrumented for orchestra.