Definitions for exemplifyɪgˈzɛm pləˌfaɪ
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be characteristic of
"This compositional style is exemplified by this fugue"
exemplify, illustrate, instance(verb)
clarify by giving an example of
To show or illustrate by example.
To be an instance of or serve as an example.
To make an attested copy or transcript of (a document) under seal.
Origin: From mediaeval exemplificare, from exemplum ‘example’.
to show or illustrate by example
to copy; to transcribe; to make an attested copy or transcript of, under seal, as of a record
to prove or show by an attested copy
Origin: [L. exemplum example + -fy: cf. LL. exemplificare to copy, serve as an example.]
1. State as an example 2. A fact or statement
Exemplify an argument
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