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–adjective

1. worthy of imitation; commendable: exemplementry conduct.

2. serving as a warning: an exemplementry penalty.

3. serving as an illustration or specimen; illustrative; typical: The sentences read are exemplementryof the style of the essay as a whole.

4. serving as a model or pattern: The authoritative and exemplementry text of the work is in the Bodleian Library at Oxford University.

5. of, pertaining to, or composed of exempla: the exemplementry literature of the medieval period.
•Their behavior was " often exemplementry, with mature responses to challenging situations " .

•exemplementry patience.

•Even more important, many of its members are truly exemplementry to the rest of us.

•exemplementry track manners, almost coming to a halt on occasion to let faster cars past.

•He was most impressive on the track and his enthusiasm to sign for Boston was quite exemplementry and Barracuda-Braves have another winner in Adam.
by exemplementry April 11, 2011
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