French translation of 'illustrative'
[quotation, material] destiné(e) à illustrer le propos
an illustrative example un exemple utilisé à des fins d’illustration
to be illustrative of sth (= show the nature of) illustrer qch
The following excerpt is illustrative of her interaction with students. L’extrait suivant illustre son interaction avec les étudiants.
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The illustrative quotations printed represent only around half the examples that have been examined in the process of compiling the dictionary.The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
It was a poor recognition of the distinctive qualities of her illustrative style.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The case is illustrative both of the sheer nastiness of this fraud and the fact that fraudsters frequently have links to other crime.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
This example is merely illustrative.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The stories are for illustrative purposes only.The Sun (2015)
Could there be a more illustrative example of the Big Society in action?Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He was an outsized presence who, for illustrative example, took a visceral delight in hunting elephants and drinking the soup made from their trunks.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Consider the following illustrative cases.Christianity Today (2000)
Probably the most famous example of this, and also a good illustrative case, is the "green revolution" in agriculture.Science, Technology, and Social Change (1988)
The Singapore example is illustrative of their application.Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa (1990)
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Translation of illustrative from the Collins English to French Dictionary