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.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
egz-em′pli-fī, v.t. to illustrate by example: to make an attested copy of: to prove by an attested copy:—pr.p. exem′plifying; pa.p. exem′plified.—adj. Exem′plifīable.—n. Exemplificā′tion, act of exemplifying: that which exemplifies: a copy or transcript. [L. exemplum, example, facĕre, to make.]
1. State as an example 2. A fact or statement
Exemplify an argument
The numerical value of exemplify in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of exemplify in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You have given me a great responsibility to stay close to you, to be worthy of you and to exemplify what you are.
French prosecutors and the Guardian newspaper do not make any reference to the Rio 2016 candidacy, they only cite the city as to exemplify a process which, according to them, had a problem in the preliminary phase.
Not only can they help instruct and show the Israeli players how to play the game, they can also go out there and demonstrate what it takes to perform as a professional baseball player and exemplify the right way to play the game.
He's not the typical case, although the fact that he is now being identified as having narcolepsy does exemplify the fact that many people can go years and years without getting the proper diagnosis, who knows if they have a sleep specialist or sleep laboratory in Springfield?
I certainly hope that Homer's story will bring more attention to (narcolepsy), he's not the typical case, although the fact that he is now being identified as having narcolepsy does exemplify the fact that many people can go years and years without getting the proper diagnosis.
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