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An instance is an example.
An instant is moment of time.
The noun instance
means an occurrence or an example.
- This is another instance of Mark's poor behaviour.
- Take a look at his latest project for instance.
The word instants
is the plural of instant
, which means a moment of time
- The light bulb lasted no longer than a few instants.
- A couple of instants after the lightning, a deafening thunder roared above our heads.
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