Definitions for exemplarity

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ex•em•pla•ryɪgˈzɛm plə ri, ˈɛg zəmˌplɛr i(adj.)

  1. worthy of imitation; commendable:

    exemplary conduct.

  2. serving as a warning or deterrent:

    The jury awarded exemplary damages.

    Category: Law

  3. serving as an illustration or specimen; illustrative; typical.

  4. serving as a model or pattern.

  5. of, pertaining to, or composed of examples:

    the exemplary literature of the medieval period.

Origin of exemplary:

1580–90

ex•em′pla•ri•ness(n.)

ex`em•plar′i•ty(n.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exemplarity(noun)

    exemplariness

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