Definition of exemplificative in English:

exemplificative

adjective

  • That acts or serves as an example; intended to illustrate or exemplify.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Jeremy Bentham (1748–1832), philosopher, jurist, and reformer. From post-classical Latin exemplificat-, past participial stem of exemplificare exemplify + -ive.

Pronunciation

exemplificative

/ɛɡˈzɛmplɪfɪkətɪv//ɪɡˈzɛmplɪfɪkətɪv/