exemplification

  • 1 Exemplification — is a mode of symbolization characterized by the relation between a sample and what it refers to. Description Unlike ostension, which is the act of showing or pointing to a sample, exemplification is possession of a property plus reference to its… …

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  • 2 exemplification — [ ɛgzɑ̃plifikasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1949; de exemplifier ♦ Didact. Action d exemplifier. « À titre d illustration ou d exemplification » (Ricœur). ● exemplification nom féminin Action d exemplifier. exemplification [ɛgzɑ̃plifikɑsjɔ̃] n. f. ÉTYM. 1949; …

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  • 3 exemplification — index case (example), clarification, comment, construction, corroboration, cross section, epitome, e …

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  • 4 exemplification — early 15c., from Anglo Fr. exemplification, from M.L. exemplificationem (nom. exemplificatio), noun of action from pp. stem of exemplificare (see EXEMPLIFY (Cf. exemplify)) …

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  • 5 Exemplification — Ex*em pli*fi*ca tion, n. 1. The act of exemplifying; a showing or illustrating by example. [1913 Webster] 2. That which exemplifies; a case in point; example. [1913 Webster] 3. (Law) A copy or transcript attested to be correct by the seal of an… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 exemplification — [eg zem΄plə fi kā′shən, igzem΄plə fi kā′shən] n. [ME < ML exemplificatio: see EXEMPLIFY] 1. a showing by example 2. something that exemplifies; example 3. Law a legally attested or certified copy or transcript …

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  • 7 exemplification — /ig zem pleuh fi kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of exemplifying. 2. something that exemplifies; an illustration or example. 3. Law. an attested copy of a document, under official seal. [1400 50; late ME < ML exemplification (s. of exemplificatio) a… …

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  • 8 exemplification — exemplify ► VERB (exemplifies, exemplified) ▪ be or give a typical example of. DERIVATIVES exemplification noun …

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  • 9 exemplification — noun Date: 1510 1. a. the act or process of exemplifying b. example, case in point 2. an exemplified copy of a document …

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  • 10 exemplification — noun a) The act of exemplifying; a showing or illustrating by example. b) That which exemplifies; a case in point; example …

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  • 11 exemplification — Synonyms and related words: allegorization, alphabet, art, blueprint, case, case in point, charactering, characterization, chart, choreography, citation, clarification, conventional representation, cracking, cross reference, dance notation,… …

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  • 12 exemplification — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. embodiment, illustration, instance; see example 1 …

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  • 13 exemplification — ex·em·pli·fi·ca·tion || ɪg‚zemplɪfɪ keɪʃn n. example; official copy (Law) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14 exemplification — n. 1. Illustration. 2. (Law.) Certified copy or transcript …

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  • 15 exemplification — n illustration, example, instance, case; embodiment, personification, incarnation. See exemplar(def.2) …

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  • 16 exemplification — ex·em·pli·fi·ca·tion …

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  • 17 exemplification — See: exemplify …

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  • 18 exemplification — ex•em•pli•fi•ca•tion [[t]ɪgˌzɛm plə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) the act of exemplifying 2) something that exemplifies; an illustration or example 3) law an attested copy of a document, under official seal • Etymology: 1400–50; < ML …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 exemplification — /əgzɛmpləfəˈkeɪʃən/ (say uhgzempluhfuh kayshuhn), /ɛg / (say eg ) noun 1. the act of exemplifying. 2. that which exemplifies; an illustration or example. 3. Law an attested copy of a document, under official seal …

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  • 20 exemplification — An official transcript of a document from public records, made in form to be used as evidence, and authenticated or certified as a true copy. See certified copy …

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