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What does e.g. stand for?

e.g. stands for exempli gratia (for example)

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Definition of EXEMPLI GRATIA : for example ADVERTISEMENT Origin of EXEMPLI GRATIA Latin First Known Use: 1602
E. g. (exempli gratia), pronunciado /eksémpli grátia/, es una abreviatura que se emplea frecuentemente en la escritura inglesa, especialmente con fines didácticos.