instance

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instance of sudden interruption abruption , breaking off
concept or idea not associated with any specific instance abstract , abstraction
quality of being considered apart from a specific instance or object abstractness
in the theories of Jean Piaget: the application of a general schema to a particular instance assimilation
ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept beau ideal , idol , paragon , perfection
instance of aid benefit
instance of some kind bit , piece
(angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait bite
act (or an instance) of subjecting a body or substance to the impact of high-energy particles (as electrons or alpha rays) bombardment
instance of boastful talk brag , bragging , crow , crowing , gasconade , line-shooting , vaporing
particular instance of buying or selling business deal , deal , trade
act of caressing with the lips (or an instance thereof) buss , kiss , osculation
digit representing the sum of the digits in an instance of digital data; used to check whether errors have occurred in transmission or storage checksum
particular instance circumstance
instance or single occasion for some event clip , time
instance of confirming something by considering information from several sources crosscheck
individualized description of a particular instance detailing , particularisation , particularization
instance of questioning enquiry , inquiry , interrogation , query , question
instance that does not conform to a rule or generalization exception
instance of traveling by air flight , flying
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