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exempli gratia

[ek-sem-plee grah-tee-ah; English ig-zem-plahy grey-shee-uh, -zem-plee] /ɛkˈsɛm pli ˈgrɑ tiˌɑ; English ɪgˈzɛm plaɪ ˈgreɪ ʃi ə, -ˈzɛm pli/
adverb, Latin.
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  • Little girls, exempli gratia, may not lie on their backs and kick their legs up.

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exempli gratia

/ɪɡˈzɛmplaɪ ˈɡrɑːtɪˌɑː/
for the sake of example Abbreviation e.g., eg., eg
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