Meaning of instance

Definition of instance

(noun) an occurrence of something; "it was a case of bad judgment"; "another instance occurred yesterday"; "but there is always the famous example of the Smiths"
an item of information that is typical of a class or group; "this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome"; "there is an example on page 10"
(verb) clarify by giving an example of

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