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such as meaning

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  • Preposition
    1. IDI For example.
      1. Waterbirds, such as the duck or the gull, are common in the area. ‎
    2. IDI Like, of the kind mentioned.
      1. I was never in a country such as that. ‎
    3. IDI (formal) Those who.
      1. Such as have already done their work may leave. ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Another possible mechanism is inflammation, such as drug-induced trabeculitis or uveitis [11 ].
      • Infections caused by helminthes, such as parasites of the Ancylostomidae family, can provoke anemia due to chronic intestinal blood loss [40 ,41 ].
      • Subirrigation is used in growing field crops such as tomatoes, peppers, and sugar cane in areas with high water tables, such as Florida, and in commercial greenhouse operations.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Such as when α-1,3-glucan is injected alone into the mice, it stimulates the host immune response and consequently has an antifumigatus development role.

Meaning of such as for the defined word.

Grammatically, this idiom "such as" is a preposition.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Prepositions
    Definiteness: Level 4
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    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. en schwas
    2. fr sucras
    3. en tuchas
    4. en nuchas
    5. fr juchas
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