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samples

noun
plural of sample

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a number of things selected from a group to stand for the whole
  • based on a sample of the menu items, we decided that this was the best restaurant in town

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2 one of a group or collection that shows what the whole is like
  • this vase is a sample of the high-quality glassware that the glassblowers can produce

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samples

verb
present tense third-person singular of sample

Synonyms of samples (Entry 2 of 2)

to put (something) to a test
  • sampled the soup to see if it tasted good

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“Samples.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/samples. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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