noun, plural in·stru·men·tal·i·ties for 1, 3.

the quality or state of being instrumental.
the fact or function of serving some purpose.
a means or agency.

Origin of instrumentality

First recorded in 1645–55; instrumental + -ity Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for instrumentality

aid, assistance, agency, help, means

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