prototypes

plural of prototype
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one of a group or collection that shows what the whole is like a literary character who is regarded as the prototype of the fanatical and intolerant pursuer of justice

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something from which copies are made the manufacturer exhaustively tested the prototype of the vehicle before approving production

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“Prototypes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prototypes. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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