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a set of tools
Speech is a tool of communication.
These sales forecasts are an extremely useful tool for management.
Words are essential tools for formulating and communicating thoughts.
For a writer, dictionaries are the tools of the trade.
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English version of definition of tool
a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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American definition of tool from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.