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e.g.

1.
for example; for the sake of example; such as.
Origin of e.g.
< Latin exemplī grātiā
Can be confused
e.g, i.e.
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  • For in drawing the right lines de and eg, ig, it shall be plaine of two of them; And after the same manner of the rest.

    The Way To Geometry Peter Ramus
  • Boys round town, they tell me, used to call him 'eg' behind his back.

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  • Variable spelling is preserved as printed, eg cardamon, crême.

  • The other, Keshkesh, seems to bear the same relationship to the cuneiform Kasku which the eg.

    The Heroic Age H. Munro Chadwick
  • You see, Cordelia is so dreadful gone on that eg man that she can't bear to see another female within hailin' distance of him.

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  • I told her she had better think over what I said about that eg's schemin' to get her mother and the five thousand dollars.

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  • Thirty thousand don't last some folks long, and Elviry and her eg will be needin' money to pay grocery bills.

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  • eg'lamour, the person who aids Silvia, daughter of the duke of Milan, in her escape.

British Dictionary definitions for eg

eg

abbreviation
1.
Egypt

Eg.

abbreviation
1.
Egypt(ian)
2.
Egyptology

e.g.

abbreviation
1.
exempli gratia
Word Origin
Latin: for example
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Word Origin and History for eg

e.g.

abbreviation of Latin exemplia gratia "for the sake of example."

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eg in Culture

e.g. definition


An abbreviation meaning “for example.” It is short for the Latin exempli gratia, “for the sake of example.” A list of examples may be preceded by e.g.: “She loved exotic fruit, e.g., mangoes, passion fruit, and papayas.” (Compare i.e.)

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eg in Technology

networking
The country code for Egypt.
(1999-01-27)

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Related Abbreviations for eg

Eg.

1.
Egypt
2.
Egyptian

e.g.

Latin exempli gratia (for example)
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