Example sentences for: illustrative

How can you use “illustrative” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Once they decided it was OK to tell illustrative stories rather than produce theorems, economists could write about exciting topics that had been off limits: predatory pricing, strategic investment to get the jump on competition, technological races, struggles to define industry standards.

  • Pitfalls May be difficult to hold reader's interest while presenting in-depth information on each illustration; may not adequately represent situations where considerable diversity exists (in such situations, it may be impossible to represent variety well enough to use illustrative case studies); and may not have time on-site for in- depth examination

  • The work of the recently completed Commercial Activities Panel, which I had the privilege of chairing, is illustrative in this regard.

  • First, let us look at the statistics (as presented on the back of the dustjacket of the New Shorter [NSOED ]): 500,000 definitions; 96,600 headwords; 7.5 million words; 25,250 variant spellings; 83,000 illustrative quotations; 7300 sources of quotations (including VERBATIM and 5900 individual authors, among which appears the name of your proud editor).

  • It is illustrative of the designbidbuild contract method used by federal agencies.


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