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Template vs. Example

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Templatenoun

A physical object whose shape is used as a guide to make other objects.

Examplenoun

Something that is representative of all such things in a group.

Templatenoun

A generic model or pattern from which other objects are based or derived.

Examplenoun

Something that serves to illustrate or explain a rule.

Templatenoun

(molecular biology) A macromolecule which provides a pattern for the synthesis of another molecule.

Examplenoun

Something that serves as a pattern of behaviour to be imitated (a good example) or not to be imitated (a bad example).

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Templatenoun

A partially defined class or function, that can be instantiated in a variety of ways depending on the instantiation arguments.

Examplenoun

A person punished as a warning to others.

Templateverb

To set up or mark off using a template.

Examplenoun

A parallel or closely similar case, especially when serving as a precedent or model.

Templateverb

To provide a template or pattern for.

Examplenoun

An instance (as a problem to be solved) serving to illustrate the rule or precept or to act as an exercise in the application of the rule.

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Templatenoun

Same as Templet.

Exampleverb

To be illustrated or exemplified (by).

Templatenoun

a model or standard for making comparisons

Examplenoun

One or a portion taken to show the character or quality of the whole; a sample; a specimen.

Templatenoun

a shaped piece of rigid material used as a pattern for processes such as cutting out, shaping, or drilling.

Examplenoun

That which is to be followed or imitated as a model; a pattern or copy.

‘For I have given you an example, that ye should do as I have done to you.’; ‘I gave, thou sayest, the example; I led the way.’;

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Templatenoun

something that serves as a model for others to copy

‘the plant was to serve as the template for change throughout the company’;

Examplenoun

That which resembles or corresponds with something else; a precedent; a model.

‘Such temperate order in so fierce a causeDoth want example.’;

Templatenoun

a preset format for a document or file.

Examplenoun

That which is to be avoided; one selected for punishment and to serve as a warning; a warning.

‘Hang him; he'll be made an example.’; ‘Now these things were our examples, to the intent that we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted.’;

Templatenoun

a nucleic acid molecule that acts as a pattern for the sequence of assembly of a protein, nucleic acid, or other large molecule

‘secondary structure in the template strand is eliminated’;

Examplenoun

An instance serving for illustration of a rule or precept, especially a problem to be solved, or a case to be determined, as an exercise in the application of the rules of any study or branch of science; as, in trigonometry and grammar, the principles and rules are illustrated by examples.

Templatenoun

a timber or plate used to distribute the weight in a wall or under a support.

Exampleverb

To set an example for; to give a precedent for; to exemplify; to give an instance of; to instance.

‘Burke devoted himself to this duty with a fervid assiduity that has not often been exampled, and has never been surpassed.’;

Examplenoun

an item of information that is representative of a type;

‘this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome’; ‘there is an example on page 10’;

Examplenoun

a representative form or pattern;

‘I profited from his example’;

Examplenoun

something to be imitated;

‘an exemplar of success’; ‘a model of clarity’; ‘he is the very model of a modern major general’;

Examplenoun

punishment intended as a warning to others;

‘they decided to make an example of him’;

Examplenoun

an occurrence of something;

‘it was a case of bad judgment’; ‘another instance occurred yesterday’; ‘but there is always the famous example of the Smiths’;

Examplenoun

a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding;

‘you must work the examples at the end of each chapter in the textbook’;

Examplenoun

a thing characteristic of its kind or illustrating a general rule

‘advertising provides a good example of an industry where dreams have faded’;

Examplenoun

a written problem or exercise designed to illustrate a rule

‘a workbook and a data set will enable the researcher to follow worked examples’;

Examplenoun

a person or thing regarded in terms of their fitness to be imitated

‘it is important that parents should set an example’; ‘he followed his brother's example and deserted his family’;

Exampleverb

be illustrated or exemplified

‘the extent of Allied naval support is exampled by the navigational specialists provided’;

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