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case in point

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one of a group or collection that shows what the whole is like
  • Action films tend to draw the biggest audiences, and this CGI extravaganza is a case in point.

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The first known use of case in point was in 1647

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“Case in point.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/case%20in%20point. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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