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demonstrative

[dimon′strətiv]
pertaining to a concept or an action that accompanies and illustrates speech, such as indication of the size of an object with the hands. See also circum-speech.
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I shall develop the inevitability of the breakdown of the capitalist system, and I shall demonstrate mathematically why it must break down.
Because;' here was something to demonstrate, and it set him up again; 'because the reply depends so materially, Louisa, on the sense in which we use the expression.
To estimate cost effectiveness based on improved indoor environment, a researcher at Finland's Helsinki University of Technology developed a conceptual model that demonstrates a decrease in performance by 2% for each degree increase of space temperature ranging between 77[degrees]F and 89.
If nothing else, this curious pattern can be used as a learning tool to demonstrate the utility of historical scholarship and the value of intellectual and emotional distance on an explosive issue.
Visual--Blank score concept, colors and shapes to demonstrate visual representations of aural or kinesthetic movements
Yushin will demonstrate the merits of putting internet access into robot controls for retrieving set-ups, production notes for a job, or maintenance information.
Performance test results and other findings will demonstrate the capabilities of industry-standard Windows- and Intel-based platforms in an area traditionally dominated by clusters of UNIX computers and proprietary vector supercomputers.
In his normative judgments on philosophies that attempt to demonstrate God's existence by a moral path, Byrne argues that any successful effort in this area must possess two attributes.
A second aircraft, the X-32B, under construction in Palmdale, will be used to demonstrate short takeoff and landing capabilities for the U.
The author also fails to demonstrate effectively how Musso altered the course of Catholic preaching.
Demonstrate small craft handling skills in appropriate craft.
The ice slab ingestion test is required to demonstrate the engine's ability to swallow very large ice slabs that might build up and shed from an engine inlet cowling in a case where the anti-ice system was not activated.