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instance

noun [C] uk   /ˈɪn.stəns/ us  
C1 a particular situation, event, or fact, especially an example of something that happens generally: There have been several instances of violence at the school. I don't usually side with the management, but in this instance I agree with what they're saying.
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instance

verb [T] uk   /ˈɪn.stəns/ UK formal us  
to give something as an example: She argued the need for legal reform and instanced several recent cases with grossly unfair verdicts.
Traducciones de “instance”
en coreano 사례…
en árabe مَثل…
en francés exemple…
en turco örnek, vaka…
en italiano esempio, caso…
en chino (tradicionál) 實例, 情況…
en ruso пример, случай…
en polaco przykład…
en español ejemplo…
en portugués caso…
en alemán das Beispiel…
en catalán cas…
en japonés 実例…
en chino (simplificado) 实例, 情况…
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