show+by+example

  • 1 show by example — index demonstrate (establish), exemplify, illustrate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Show jumping — Show jumping, also known as stadium jumping or jumpers, is a member of a family of English riding equestrian events that also includes dressage, eventing, hunters and equitation. Jumping classes are commonly seen at horse shows throughout the… …

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  • 3 Example — Ex*am ple, n. [A later form for ensample, fr. L. exemplum, orig., what is taken out of a larger quantity, as a sample, from eximere to take out. See {Exempt}, and cf. {Ensample}, {Sample}.] 1. One or a portion taken to show the character or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Show control — is the use of technology to link together and operate multiple entertainment control systems in a coordinated manner. It is distinguished from entertainment control (a term much less common than its specific forms, e.g. lighting control), which… …

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  • 5 example — [eg zam′pəl, igzam′pəl; eg′zämpəl, igzämpəl] n. [ME < OFr example, essample < L exemplum, sample, example < eximere, to take out < ex , out + emere, to buy < IE base * em , to take > Lith imù] 1. something selected to show the… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Show building — is the name often given to various enclosed structures at theme parks that contain attractions such as rides or entertainment shows. The exteriors of such buildings may be themed on some or all sides, but their hidden backstage areas are normally …

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  • 7 show home — or show house noun A decorated and furnished house shown to prospective buyers as an example of the type of house available on a new or incomplete housing estate • • • Main Entry: ↑show * * * ˈshow house f17 [show house show houses] …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 8 show business — show .business also showbiz n [U] informal the entertainment industry, for example television, films, popular theatre etc in show business ▪ Phyllis always wanted to be in show business. ▪ He loves the world of show business. ▪ The restaurant is… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 show house — show ,house noun count one of a group of new houses that has been decorated and filled with furniture so that it can be shown to customers as a typical example …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 show|piece — «SHOH PEES», noun. anything displayed as an outstanding example of its kind …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 example — noun 1 sth that is typical/demonstrates a point ADJECTIVE ▪ characteristic, classic, prime, quintessential, stellar (AmE), supreme, textbook, typical, ultimate …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 example — noun (C) 1 for example used before mentioning a specific thing, person, place etc in order to explain what you mean or to support an argument: Many countries, for example, Mexico and Japan, have a lot of earthquakes. | Look at John, for example,… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 Show Boat — Infobox Musical name = Show Boat boxwidth = 21em image size = 0 caption = Window card for the 1994 revival music = Jerome Kern lyrics = Oscar Hammerstein II book = Oscar Hammerstein II basis = Edna Ferber s 1926 novel Show Boat productions=1927… …

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  • 14 Example (rapper) — Infobox musical artist Name = Example Img capt = Example Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Elliot John Gleave Alias = example:/XMPL Born = Birth date and age|1982|6|20|mf=y Died = Origin = Hammersmith, London, England Instrument …

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  • 15 show — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 on TV, radio, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ live, recorded ▪ family ▪ cable (AmE), network (esp. AmE), radio, television …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 16 show — 1 verb past tense showed past participle shown /SUn/ 1 PROVE (T) to provide facts or information that make it clear that something is true or that something exists: show (that): The latest poll clearly shows that most voters are unaware of this.… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 example — /ig zam peuhl, zahm /, n., v., exampled, exampling. n. 1. one of a number of things, or a part of something, taken to show the character of the whole: This painting is an example of his early work. 2. a pattern or model, as of something to be… …

    Universalium

  • 18 Show car — A show car, sometimes called a dream car, is a custom made automobile created specifically for public display, rather than sale. They are shown at auto shows and other exhibitions.Show cars generally fall into one or more of three categories: *… …

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  • 19 Show trial — The term show trial is a pejorative description of a type of highly public trial. The term was first recorded in the 1930s. [OED] There is a strong connotation that the judicial authorities have already determined the guilt of the defendant and… …

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  • 20 show — show1 [ ʃou ] (past tense showed; past participle shown [ ʃoun ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 prove something is true ▸ 2 give information ▸ 3 behave in particular way ▸ 4 let someone see something ▸ 5 give instructions, etc. ▸ 6 lead someone somewhere ▸ 7 be… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English