Template:examples

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Examples

Usage[edit]

  • |examples= (required, the actual examples)
  • |sense= (optional, brief description of the relevant sense)
  • |width= (optional, width of the box, in CSS form (e.g. 19.4%, 210px, 30ex, etc. default 35%)
  • |justify= (optional, can be "left", but defaults to "right")

For an example, see the linguistics context of collocation. The following code generates the box on the right:

Examples (linguistics)
  • strong tea
  • heavy drinker
  • powerful computer
{{examples|sense=linguistics|examples=
* strong tea 
* heavy drinker 
* powerful computer
}}

The template should usually be placed immediately after the part of speech header (e.g. ===Noun===) and before the definitions in the Wiktionary entry. If you place the template next to the appropriate definition in a list of definitions, it will break the numbering of the definitions.