exempli gratia

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ex·em·pli gra·ti·a

 (ĭg-zĕm′plē grā′shē-ə, ĕk-sĕm′plē grä′tē-ä′)
adv. Abbr. e.g.
For example.

[Latin exemplī grātiā, for the sake of example : exemplī, genitive of exemplum, example + grātiā, ablative of grātia, favor.]

exempli gratia

(ɪɡˈzɛmplaɪ ˈɡrɑːtɪˌɑː)
for the sake of example. Abbreviation: e.g., eg. or eg

ex•em•pli gra•ti•a

(ɛkˈsɛm pli ˈgrɑ tiˌɑ; Eng. ɪgˈzɛm pli ˈgreɪ ʃi ə)
Latin. See e.g.

exempli gratia

A Latin phrase meaning for the sake of example, the full form of the abbreviation eg.
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