A relevant illustrative example.
Example is defined as something or someone that is used as a model.
The definition of a standard is something established as a rule, example or basis of comparison.
An authoritative or official decision:
A person or thing considered as a standard of excellence to be imitated
Occasion; order of occurrence.
The definition of decision is a choice that is made, or the act of making up one's mind.
Custom is defined as a tradition or a usual way to behave.
A typical specimen or example
The definition of criterion is the standard by which something is judged or assessed.
Find another word for precedents. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for precedents, like: cases-in-point, examples, standards, rulings, models, instances, decisions, customs, patterns, exemplars and criterions.