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illustrative

adjective

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serving to explain
  • an illustrative analogy in which the relationship between God and humanity is likened to that between a shepherd and his flock

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The first known use of illustrative was in 1643

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“Illustrative.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/illustrative. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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