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They fascinate me because they illustrate the dichotomy within his personality. ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (1995)Then, as if to illustrate her arrival to any so afflicted, the Pegasus's foghorn blared out with one long deep bass blast. LET NOT THE DEEP (1995)
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British English: illustrate VERB
If you say that something illustrates a situation that you are drawing attention to, you mean that it shows that the situation exists.
The case illustrates that some women are now trying to fight back.
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