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  1. for example: used for giving an example of what you mean

    Give details of relevant work experience during the last two years, e.g. weekend or holiday jobs.

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From the Latin expression exempli gratia, which means 'for the sake of example'.
 

property porn

a type of television programme, magazine article, etc which shows off desirable homes …

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damsel

an old word for a young woman who is not married

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flat design

a type of design used on the web which excludes features which give a three-dimensional effect … and uses simple styles

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