mountaineering another name for aid (def. 5)
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How to use artificial aid in a sentence
Some artificial aid is thus needed to prevent him from thinking of any arrangement but the right one."Stops" | Paul Allardyce
In this case artificial respiration does not recall life, and respiration ceases when artificial aid is removed.
And so for three long days he placed that fish before my eyes, forbidding me to look at anything else or use any artificial aid.Letters from a Father to His Son Entering College | Charles Franklin Thwing
The first of these arises without artificial aid and in the natural order of events.The Histories of Polybius, Vol. I (of 2) | Polybius
Having "influence" to help them, they usually rely on this artificial aid—seldom upon themselves.The Young Man and the World | Albert J. Beveridge