instance

  1. an occurrence of something
  2. a single item of information that is representative of a type

Instance

• (n.) That which is instant or urgent; motive. • (n.) That which offers itself or is offered as an illustrative case; something cited in proof or exemplification; a case occurring; an example. • (n.) Occasion; order of occurrence. • (n.) The act or quality of being instant or pressing; urgency; solicitation; application; sugges...
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Instance

[computer science] In object-oriented programming (OOP), an instance is a specific realization of any object. Formally `instance` is synonymous with `object`, as they are each a particular value (realization), and these may be called an instance object; `instance` emphasizes the distinct identity of the object. The creation of a realized in...
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Instance

In'stance intransitive verb To give an example. [ Obsolete] « This story doth not only instance in kingdoms, but in families too.» Jer. Taylor.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/I/70

Instance

In'stance noun [ French instance , Latin instantia , from instans . See Instant .] 1. The act or quality of being instant or pressing; urgency; solicitation; application; suggestion; motion. « Undertook at her instance to restore them.» Sir ...
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Instance

In'stance transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Instanced ; present participle & verbal noun Instancing .] To mention as a case or example; to refer to; to cite; as, to instance a fact. H. Spenser. « I shall n...
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Instance

a term used in the procedural law of the Church to indicate at what level of the tribunal system a particular action is being handled. For example, when an action is in a “first instance” court, that indicates that it is in the initial trial phase. A “second instance” court would indicate that the matter is being heard for the second time...
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instance

an occurrence of something
Found on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/51994

instance

an occurrence of something
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Instance

In statistical analysis, the single occurrence of a phenomena or event.
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