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WFor Example
  • 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
      • Deficits in mentalisation for example may mediate attachment styles and the expression of personality traits or personality clusters [ 77 ].
      • 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.
    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.
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