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An incident, illustrative of his summary methods of dealing with the insolence of his enemies in authority, occurred at Pensacola.
As their conversation was illustrative of our subject, we shall make no apology for relating it.
An amusing reminiscence, illustrative of the same common tendency, was told me by General Howard.
"Blue is the emblem of hope, and for that reason the Orange system has adopted it as illustrative of our faith," said Mr. Lucre.
Defoe's skill with these short, dramatic, illustrative examples developed with the years.
Ten tales of native life in India; and ten short stories, illustrative of the Commandments.
THE RAVENS AND THE ANGELSELIZABETH RUNDLE CHARLES
Both questions must be answered briefly, though the answers to both might be followed out through pages of illustrative detail.
THE NEW EDUCATIONSCOTT NEARING
We will give an illustrative proof: A teacher works out a mathematical problem on the blackboard for the benefit of his school.
Dramatic poems, illustrative of action, as Job and the Song of Sol´o-mon.
First get an idea; then find something in the way of illustrative material.
TOASTER'S HANDBOOKPEGGY EDMUND AND HAROLD W. WILLIAMS, COMPILERS

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