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illustrate
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Heart of Darkness
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as in: as illustrated by this example Define
to help make clear -- typically by example
  • The matter looked dreary reading enough, with illustrative diagrams and repulsive tables of figures, and the copy was sixty years old.

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  • Pictures of flooding help to illustrate the problem of global warming.
  • This example will help illustrate my point

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as in: as illustrated by this example Define
to help make clear -- typically by example
as in: an illustrated children's book Define
to draw pictures (or provide photographs) to accompany a book or other writing
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