She may do it by blandishment, like Rosalind, or by stratagem, like Mariana; but in every case the relation between the woman and the man is the same: she is the pursuer and contriver, he the pursued and disposed of.
Sexually, Woman is Nature’s contrivance for perpetuating its highest achievement.
Sexually, Man is Woman’s contrivance for fulfilling Nature’s behest in the most economical way.
The Life Force respects marriage only because marriage is a contrivance of its own to secure the greatest number of children and the closest care of them.
There are no more uses of "contrived" in the book.