As nouns the difference between exemplification and epitome
is that exemplification
is the act of exemplifying; a showing or illustrating by example while epitome
) (embodiment or encapsulation of
The act of exemplifying; a showing or illustrating by example.
That which exemplifies; a case in point; example.
(legal) A copy or transcript attested to be correct by the seal of an officer having custody of the original.
(of a class of items) The embodiment or encapsulation of.
(of a class of items) A representative example.
(of a class of items) The height; the best.
(of a written document) A brief summary.
The sense ‘the height, the best’ is considered incorrect by some; instead, `pinnacle' may be preferred.
* (an embodiment of) in a nutshell (modern idiom), synopsis
* (the best) greatest
* (a summary) abstract, synopsis