means n. 手段；办法
（1） by means of 用……；依靠……
The water may be carried by means of a pipe.
（2） by all means 一定；务必；（表示同意）当然可以，没问题：务必，无论如何，千方百计地
Try by all / every means to persuade him to come.
（3） by no means 完全不是；一点也不；决不
This is by no means the first time you have been late.
by this means 用这种方法；
by any means 用一切可能的方法或手段
（MET 1991）Students sometimes support them- selves by ____ of evening job.
by means of 短语的意思。
C by means of 的意思是“通过某种手段”