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 Dictionary entry overview: What does illustrative mean? 

ILLUSTRATIVE (adjective)
  The adjective ILLUSTRATIVE has 2 senses:

1. clarifying by use of examples
2. serving to demonstrate

  Familiarity information: ILLUSTRATIVE used as an adjective is rare.

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ILLUSTRATIVE (adjective)

Sense 1illustrative [BACK TO TOP]


Clarifying by use of examples


exemplifying; illustrative


informative; informatory (providing or conveying information)

Sense 2illustrative [BACK TO TOP]


Serving to demonstrate


demonstrative; illustrative


informative; instructive (serving to instruct of enlighten or inform)

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