From Medieval Latin exemplificare, from Latin exemplum (“example”).
- IPA: /ɛɡˈzɛmplɪfaɪ/, /ɪɡˈzɛmplɪfaɪ/
exemplify (third-person singular simple present exemplifies, present participle exemplifying, simple past and past participle exemplified)
Last modified on 20 May 2013, at 21:30
- (transitive) To show or illustrate by example.
- (transitive) To be an instance of or serve as an example.
- (transitive) To make an attested copy or transcript of (a document) under seal.