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Also, for instance. As an illustration of something, as in Dress casually, in blue jeans, for example, or This program has problems-for instance, it's hard to retrieve lost data. The first expression, which dates from the late 1500s, is used throughout this book to illustrate how an idiom is used. The variant dates from the mid-1600s.
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for example

As an illustrative instance: Wear something simple; for example, a skirt and blouse.
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For example, this may prove valuable in the area of illegal narcotics enforcement.
for example, do not know anyone in any developing country -- especially in remote villages where many of the people live, and where a little money could often go farthest.
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