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addaword.gifdefinition of instantiate

to create an instance of something, especially in computing
Humans are born, objects are instantiated. A baby is an instance of a Human, an object is an instance of some Class.
Submitted by: Geoff Cockayne from United Kingdom on 26/10/2012 10:16:00
Definition of instantiate from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet

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