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illustrate
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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Definition
to help make clear — typically by example
  • STEPHEN: Anyway, who wants two gestures to illustrate a loaf and a jug?
    Episode 15 — Circe (2% in)

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  • It may be an old hymn to Demeter or also illustrate Coela enarrant gloriam Domini.
    Episode 15 — Circe (43% in)
  • Illustration.
    Episode 4 — Calypso (62% in)
  • ...the womb consequent upon the menopause, the problem of the perpetration of the species in the case of females impregnated by delinquent rape, that distressing manner of delivery called by the Brandenburghers Sturzgeburt, the recorded instances of multiseminal, twikindled and monstrous births conceived during the catamenic period or of consanguineous parents—in a word all the cases of human nativity which Aristotle has classified in his masterpiece with chromolithographic illustrations.
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (61% in)
  • This movement illustrates the loaf and jug of bread or wine in Omar.
    Episode 15 — Circe (2% in)
  • Illustrate thou.
    Episode 15 — Circe (2% in)
  • ...table he extracted a black diminutive cone, one inch in height, placed it on its circular base on a small tin plate, placed his candlestick on the right corner of the mantelpiece, produced from his waistcoat a folded page of prospectus (illustrated) entitled Agendath Netaim, unfolded the same, examined it superficially, rolled it into a thin cylinder, ignited it in the candleflame, applied it when ignited to the apex of the cone till the latter reached the stage of rutilance, placed...
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (56% in)

There are no more uses of "illustrate" in Ulysses by James Joyce.

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