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resource

an input (e.g. raw material, people, machinery) which is combined with other inputs to supply a good or service.
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What will be the consequence, if we are not able to avail ourselves of the resource in question in its full extent?
He has several times been compelled to owe obligations to the pecuniary succors of other nations for the preservation of his essential interests, and is unable, upon the strength of his own resources, to sustain a long or continued war.
Well," said the other, "if this last resource fail you?
By this means the end of the month was passed, but his resources were now exhausted.
It can apply the resources and power of the whole to the defense of any particular part, and that more easily and expeditiously than State governments or separate confederacies can possibly do, for want of concert and unity of system.
The capital was furnished by himself he, in fact, constituted the company; for, though he had a board of directors, they were merely nominal; the whole business was conducted on his plans and with his resources, but he preferred to do so under the imposing and formidable aspect of a corporation, rather than in his individual name, and his policy was sagacious and effective.
I'm afraid, Walker, that our resources won't need much mustering.
Sell them to countries with undeveloped resources," Mr.
As long as it is her interest to provide herself with pecuniary resources for the future, she verbally engages to go on.
All the resources of Captain Bonneville had been tasked to fit out this favorite expedition.
Our slender resources had suffered already, and the doubtful future--more doubtful than ever now-- made me dread decreasing our means unnecessarily by allowing myself an indulgence even at the small cost of a double railway journey in the carriages of the second class.
After first exhausting his resources in ready money, Mr.