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exemplar

ex·em·plar

exemplar

 
 
pronunciation:
ihg zem plar [or] ihg zem plr
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one worthy to be imitated or studied; model.
The teacher praised her careful drawing and held it up as an exemplar for the other students.
similar words:
classic, example, light, model, paragon, type
definition 2: a typical specimen; example.
similar words:
example, illustration, picture, sample, specimen, type
definition 3: an ideal that serves as a pattern; archetype.
similar words:
archetype, classic, light, model, paragon
definition 4: a copy of a text.