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illustrative

adjective uk   /ˈɪl.ə.strə.tɪv/  us   /ɪˈlʌs.trə.t̬ɪv/ formal
helping to explain or prove something: Falling house prices are illustrative of the crisis facing the construction industry.
Translations of “illustrative”
in Chinese (Traditional) 起說明作用的,作為例證的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 起说明作用的,作为例证的…
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