Significado de “instance” - en el Diccionario Inglés

instance en inglés británico

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instancenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɪn.stəns/ us /ˈɪn.stəns/

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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instanceverb [ T ]

uk /ˈɪn.stəns/ us /ˈɪn.stəns/ UK formal

(Definición de instance del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

instance en inglés americano

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instancenoun [ C ]

us /ˈɪn·stəns/

a particular situation, event, or fact:

There were several instances of computer failure before we got the system to work properly.
Usually this kind of skin condition is caused by a food allergy, but in this instance it may be caused by the medicine you are taking.
Can you tell us a little about your background? For instance (= As an example), where were you born?

(Definición de instance del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)