Definition of illustrative in English:

illustrative

Line breaks: il¦lus¦tra|tive
Pronunciation: /ˈɪləstrətɪv
 
, ɪˈlʌst-/

adjective

  • 2Relating to pictorial illustration: the illustrative arts
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    • His photographs are an illustrative depiction of the scene specifically shot for particular assignments.
    • These paintings of the 18th Century portray the richness and exuberance of illustrative art in those times.
    • Loans of photographs and other illustrative items are being sought to accompany the displays of Silsden's old industries.

Derivatives

illustratively

adverb
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  • Therefore, Woolf is engagingly and illustratively gesticulatory.
  • But illustratively, if we look at motor vehicle accidents, something like about 5% of the claims that go through motor vehicle injury schemes account for something like about 50% of the total cost of those schemes.
  • As Lock recognizes, ‘Thoth's book uses the inscribed image illustratively rather than deterministically.’

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