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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Clarifying by use of examples; Serving to demonstrate.

Usage examples (31)
  • Again, he lists these as all, what he calls illustrative options and doesn't endorse any of them.
  • Caesar are largely made up of what one might term illustrative fictions rather than actual facts.
  • This is known as the illustrative or approximating clear light.
  • In Eccl. 12: 5, it is referred to as illustrative, probably, of the haste with which old age comes. for more
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