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  • For example may refer to:

    Definition of for example in English Dictionary

  • AdverbPREfor-
    1. (conjunctive) As an example.
      1. The book has quite a few plot holes. For example, it's never explained why the main character came to town.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Working double-handedly also conserves your hands in large kneading strokes, for example when you are working on the adductors on the inside of the thigh.
      • Deficits in mentalisation for example may mediate attachment styles and the expression of personality traits or personality clusters [ 77 ].
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • For example conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), a trans-fatty acid, offers anticarcinogenic, antiatherogenic and antidiabetogenic properties [7 –9 ].
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Phrases
      • Prepositional phrases
      • Adverbs
        • Conjunctive adverbs
          • Uncomparable adverbs
          • Prepositions
            • Prepositional phrases

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. en f'rexample
          2. en nonexample
          3. fr par exemple
          4. en forecastle
          5. en forgeable
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          Meaning of for example for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this idiom "for example" is a phrase, more specifically, a prepositional phrase. It's also an adverb, more specifically, a conjunctive adverb and an uncomparable adverb. It's also a preposition, more specifically, a prepositional phrase.
          Definiteness: Level 7
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