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exemplify (something) by (something)

To do or use something to highlight something else. She exemplifies compassion by her warm, loving demeanor.
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exemplify something by something

to use something to explain or illustrate something. He exemplifies wisdom by his decisions. Roger exemplifies virtue by the way he treats his employees.
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exemplified by the Phorcides, the Prometheus, and scenes laid in Hades.
THE tendency of the principle of legislation for States, or communities, in their political capacities, as it has been exemplified by the experiment we have made of it, is equally attested by the events which have befallen all other governments of the confederate kind, of which we have any account, in exact proportion to its prevalence in those systems.
Critics of literary history have again [96] and again remarked upon it; it is a characteristic which reveals itself in many different forms, but is strongest and most sympathetic in what is strongest and most serious in modern literature; it is exemplified by writers as unlike Wordsworth as the French romanticist poets.
Key to the result swinging in Aberystwyth's favour was the attitude we encountered towards creating and sustaining local partnerships, exemplified by the town's response to the storms that devastated the seafront at the beginning of 2014.
Summary: DUBAI - Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation, or Empower, has lauded the UAE's milestone achievements in the fourth quarter of 2012, exemplified by investments in major projects, including Khalifa Port in Abu Dhabi.
According to Amanda Hyde, kinesiology graduate student, the team separated the participants' feeling states into four categories: pleasant-activated feelings exemplified by excitement and enthusiasm, pleasant-deactivated feelings exemplified by satisfaction and relaxation, unpleasant-activated feelings exemplified by anxiety and anger, and unpleasant-deactivated feelings exemplified by depression and sadness.
Venerable history teaches, and the latest war dispatches perpetuate, an uncrossable chasm between the democratic West exemplified by Greece, and oriental despotism exemplified by Mesopotamia.
The French helped to assimilate a pure classic design with natural, unforced elements; as exemplified by the introduction of the curve and elliptical line rather then a ridged, geometrical design.
The sedimentation styles of graben to rift systems are exemplified by the work of Fernandez et al.
Rather than characterize Kluver's contribution to the decade's larger projects as technology per se, it would be more accurate to claim that he offered the institutional resources of "big science," as exemplified by the research facilities of his employer, Bell Telephone Laboratories.
This is exemplified by one community applicant from 2002, who said in the essay: "Whatever the outcome of this application and selection process, we appreciate your generosity in funding grants that will prove to be so helpful to small cotton-dependent communities such as [our town].
Rituals and ideals of courtship were exemplified by Jean-Antoine de Baif's Academie de poesie et musique.
Turning to the experience of Native American religions in their particular valuation of land as sacred, he characterizes a stance of continuous conflict between this third religious minority and the Constitutional order as fundamentally distinct from the patterns of congruence and conversion exemplified by the Jehovah's Witnesses and Mormons, respectively.
Similarly, the grace exemplified by a vase is not just some peculiarly sculptural grace having no connection to grace in the "extra-sculptural" world.
Saarinen's own immersion in the Arts and Crafts Movement in Finland, exemplified by the Community of architects which he had established at Hvittrask, was well-matched to Booth's experiment.