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illustrate
used in Pride and Prejudice

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Definition
to help make clear — typically by example
  •   "May I ask to what these questions tend?"
      "Merely to the illustration of your character," said she, endeavouring to shake off her gravity. "I am trying to make it out."
    Chapter 18 (31% in)
illustration = something that helps clarify or demonstrate

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
There are no more uses of "illustrate" in Pride and Prejudice.

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