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Exemplarity

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Exemplarity Exemplariness. "The exemplarity of Christ's life."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n exemplarity Exemplariness.
    • n exemplarity The quality of serving as a warning.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Exemplarity exemplariness: exemplary conduct
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. LL. exemplaritas,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. exemplaire—Low L. exemplariumexemplum, example.

Usage

In literature:

The passion of the spring has few more pleasing exemplars.
"The Wit of a Duck and Other Papers" by John Burroughs
Man required an exemplar for every stage of his existence up to the perfection of his frame.
"The Complete Prose Works of Martin Farquhar Tupper" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
The term Imam then becomes equal to the word leader or exemplar.
"The Faith of Islam" by Edward Sell
Defender of the Faith we call our Queen, And she has been that Faith's exemplar too.
"The Song of the Exile--A Canadian Epic" by Wilfred S. Skeats
It is some comfort that there are not a few such men about us to look up to as exemplars.
"Rivers of Ice" by R.M. Ballantyne
Pain is one of them, and headache its best exemplar.
"Preventable Diseases" by Woods Hutchinson
Fecit ad exemplar Antoni Straduarii Cremonensis, 1763.
"The Violin" by George Hart
W. Gilmore Simms was at once the father of southern literature and its most prolific exemplar.
"Four Years in Rebel Capitals" by T. C. DeLeon
And the finest estate would be offer'd in vain For an exemplar bound by the famed Roger Payne!
"A Book for All Readers" by Ainsworth Rand Spofford
That the Greek vase is an absolute exemplar in grace and elegance of form every one hastens to concede.
"Lippincott's Magazine, December 1878" by Various
The numbers of Pythagoras, then, are also models and exemplars.
"Christianity and Greek Philosophy" by Benjamin Franklin Cocker
The two ancient kings of heroic song have left us exemplars of Games.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, Number 358, August 1845" by Various
His Gospel cannot lose by repetition, and His life should be our grand exemplar!
"Kathay: A Cruise in the China Seas" by W. Hastings Macaulay
She, too, became an exemplar for a number of young women.
"Jewish Literature and Other Essays" by Gustav Karpeles
Children are shrewd observers, and are apt to take some one as a prototype and exemplar.
"Public School Education" by Michael Müller
These living exemplars of vice, pass still-born laws against vice.
"Gamblers and Gambling" by Henry Ward Beecher
For more than a century the court of Urbino was regarded as the supreme exemplar.
"Woman in Science" by John Augustine Zahm
We form our groups round certain selected Kinds, each of which serves as a sort of exemplar of its group.
"A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive" by John Stuart Mill
Of this Peter's faith is the standard and exemplar.
"St. Peter, His Name and His Office" by Thomas W. Allies
He was the exemplar of proper rest even as he was the exemplar of proper work.
"The Bible and Life" by Edwin Holt Hughes
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In poetry:

But BERNARD, far from murmuring
(Exemplar, friends, to us),
Determined to his faith to cling, -
He made the best of everything,
And argued softly thus:
"A Worm Will Turn" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Exemplars may be heaped until they hide
The rules that they were made to render plain;
Love may be watched, her nature to decide,
Until love's self doth wane.
"Honours -- Part II." by Jean Ingelow
His was all the Norman's polish
And sobriety of grace;
All the Goth's majestic figure;
All the Roman's noble face;
And he stood the tall exemplar
Of a grand historic race.
"The Lee Memorial Ode" by James Barron Hope

In news:

Sidwell Friends is a special school, an exemplar of the best education we can provide in America for $34,268 a year.
He was an exemplar of integrity, fairness, grace, civility.
Officials with Blount Memorial Hospital recently announced the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) had awarded the hospital " Exemplar status" for its alcohol skin preparation prior to surgery.
Michael Korda's readable 'Hero' engages the exemplar Lawrence of Arabia.
A nearby galactic exemplar .
Heineman Jr Receives 2004 Exemplar Award.
Heineman Jr, senior vice president-law and public affairs and secretary, General Electric Company, was honored last month with the 2004 Exemplar Award presented by the National Legal Aid & Defender Association.
" Car Talk is the exemplar for consolidation and homogenization on the noncommercial end of the dial," writes Paul Riismandel, adviser to WNUR-FM at Northwestern University, on Radio Survivor.
John McCain, whose life is a continuing exemplar of the American heroic ideal, regretfully has got it quite wrong when he says that growing GOP opposition to the Libyan and Afghan wars is evidence of isolationism .
An Exemplar of Primary Health Care.
Michael Korda 's readable 'Hero' engages the exemplar Lawrence of Arabia.
Exemplars of quality over quantity, and the intimacy of a book you can hold in one hand as easily as a smart phone.
Piet Oudolf is the leading exemplar of the New Perennials landscape movement, which holds that plants should be chosen for shape and texture more than for color.
An Exemplar of Primary Health Care .
TOKYO — In another sign of China's manufacturing ascent as Japan struggles, the Taiwanese giant Foxconn Technology will become the largest shareholder in Sharp, a former exemplar of Japan's electronics empire that has fallen on hard times.
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In science:

Those are the only exemplars actually known to human beings, and the only ones suseptible to direct empirical study.
Quantum theory and the role of mind in nature
In [19, 21] the problem of learning to predict binary sequences was shown to be an exemplar of this paradigm.
Random scattering of bits by prediction
When the constraint density α exceeds the clustering transition point αd(3), the complexity Σ(q) at m = 1 becomes positive at q = 0 (see the exemplar case of α = 0.819 in figure 6).
Ground-state configuration space heterogeneity of random finite-connectivity spin glasses and random constraint satisfaction problems
Elegans as an exemplar, compared with several non-biological networks.
Protein Interaction Networks are Fragile against Random Attacks and Robust against Malicious Attacks
The above results state that if two feature vectors f1 and f2 are highly correlated, their distance (or correlation) to any exemplar vector ˜α(cid:48) will be very similar to one other.
Discovering Support and Affiliated Features from Very High Dimensions
Paperreference networks in collections of papers covering scientific specialties are characterized by the accretion of highly cited exemplar references, which are cited at rates far higher than would be predicted by simple preferential attachment.
Bipartite Yule Processes in Collections of Journal Papers
These exemplar references tend to appear during the initial growth of the network and their rate of appearance decreases exponentially as papers are added to the collection.
Bipartite Yule Processes in Collections of Journal Papers
The neutrino (which one?), exemplar of the weak interaction, turned 50 during the year, and there was at least one celebratory conference.
Astrophysics in 2006
Even if this SAXS detector was needed to be built in four exemplars, not just a single one, the first idea was to realize it in the way we just presented, since it was considered too much effort to begin a deep “engineerization” of this device because such an effort would suit better to a higher volume production.
Progetto di un detector a camera di ionizzazione per esperimenti SAXS
For this reason, and assuming a final production of four SAXS detectors, this PCB was realized in many exemplars (60 pieces) from the professional company TVR, which accepted the standard Gerber files describing the PCB that were created using the circuit design program Protel XP.
Progetto di un detector a camera di ionizzazione per esperimenti SAXS
Exemplars include supernovae and gamma-ray bursts.
Cosmic Explosions (Optical Transients)
There is also a database created by Ekman and Hager. It is called the Ekman -Hager database or the Ekman-Hager Facial Action Exemplars .
Face Expression Recognition and Analysis: The State of the Art
Irwin, “Ekman-Hager Facial Action Exemplars", unpublished, San Francisco: Human Interaction Laboratory, University of California.
Face Expression Recognition and Analysis: The State of the Art
Intuitively, codes that produce redundant pooled output (such as translated versions of the same code) would have high similarity between them, and only one exemplar would be chosen by the algorithm.
Pooling-Invariant Image Feature Learning
Our exemplars highlight that much of hadronic physics can be understood as simply a manifestation of the nonperturbative, momentum-dependent dressing of the elementary Schwinger functions in QCD.
QCD bound states and their response to extremes of temperature and density
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