Synonyms of 'illustrative'
The following excerpt is illustrative of her interaction with students.
fairly representative groups of adults
typical pastimes such as watching films and reading
The group adopted a simpler, more descriptive title.
The statements are accompanied by a series of explanatory notes.
A textbook relies heavily on an expository style of writing.
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in the sense of descriptive
describing somethingThe group adopted a simpler, more descriptive title.
in the sense of explanatory
serving or intended to serve as an explanationThe statements are accompanied by a series of explanatory notes.
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