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Ways And Means
ways and means n pl
1 : methods and resources for raising the necessary revenues for the expenses of a nation or state
2 often cap W&M
: a legislative committee with jurisdiction over ways and means
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.