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ɪnˈstæn ʃiˌeɪtin·stan·ti·ate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. instantiate(verb)

    represent by an instance

    "This word instantiates the usage that the linguists claimed to be typical for a certain dialect"

  2. instantiate(verb)

    find an instance of (a word or particular usage of a word)

    "The linguists could not instantiate this sense of the noun that he claimed existed in a certain dialect"


  1. instantiate(Verb)

    To represent (something) by a concrete instance.

    Etymology: From instantia .

  2. instantiate(Verb)

    To create an object (an instance) of a specific class.

    Etymology: From instantia .

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of instantiate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of instantiate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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