Meaning of SAMPLE in English

noun example; pattern.

2. sample ·vt to make or show something similar to; to match.

3. sample ·vt to take or to test a sample or samples of; as, to sample sugar, teas, wools, cloths.

4. sample ·noun a part of anything presented for inspection, or shown as evidence of the quality of the whole; a specimen; as, goods are often purchased by samples.

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