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exemplify

verb act the part of, actualize, be taken for, be the equivalent of, betoken, cite, connote, convey an immression, delineate, demonstrate, denote, depict, display, elucidate, embody, enucleate, evidence, evince, exhibit, explicate, express, give an example, give an instance, give concrete form to, illuminate, illustrate, indicate, instance, make clear by examples, make evident, make manifest, make obvious, make plain, manifest, picture, point to, portray by example, produce an instance, render manifest, represent, show by example, signify, stand for, typify
Associated concepts: exemplified copies
See also: adduce, bear, characterize, cite, clarify, comment, define, demonstrate, denote, depict, elucidate, establish, evidence, explain, illustrate, personify, portray, represent, signify, state

exemplify

to make an official copy of a document from public records under seal or to transcribe a legal document.
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If it is granted that Beethoven's Fifth, for example, exemplifies a series of dramatic conflicts and their resolution, then in a sense the piece does have a semi-programmatic content or subject matter and one that is potentially profound.
While Jones concerns himself with movement rather than theatricality, Marin's 1989 Groosland, exemplifies the expressionism of la jeune danse francaise, a generation of French choreographers who started working in the late 1970s.
Richard Meier's recent work - in particular at Ulm, as well as in Barcelona and the Hague - all exemplifies a way forward for city regeneration rounded on architecture formed within the framework of the urban site plan.
The above incident exemplifies the changes currently taking place in English society.
Rabelais' hero exemplifies moderation based on "a conciliation of extremes that would allow for a peaceful, harmonious coexistence even of polar opposites" (Design, QL, 94-95), but this ideal is undermined continually by the book's monsters whose antagonisms will not be reconciled, even through fiction's utopian potential.
Whatsaid Serif's very title exemplifies Mackey's eclectic poetic practice.
The award seeks to recognize an outstanding individual who exemplifies the spirit of volunteerism and commitment on behalf of the community.
This exhibit exemplifies how AppLogic can scale standard web applications without code modification.
Crystal Bartolovich's essay, "'Baseless Fabric': London as a 'World City,'" exemplifies this expansive sense of the "local," which she establishes through impressive archival documentation, precise textual readings, and sophisticated theoretical conclusions.
Surprisingly perhaps, The Doors exemplifies - albeit in somewhat sketchy fashion - the renewed interest not only in Coltrane's music, but in his abiding belief in the special restorative power that music can possess, the power to revitalize even a seemingly moribund culture.
As CEO of the Year, Bob Weiler, whom I have known for many years, exemplifies all these characteristics and represents the kind of leader we need in Massachusetts.
Italian American Heritage Foundation on providing such an educational, moving and enlightening documentary, which truly exemplifies the spirit of Italian Americans throughout the state.