apotheosis, archetype, example, exemplum, exponent, frame of reference, good example, guide, ideal, model, nonesuch, nonpareil, paradigm, paragon, pattern, prototype, shining example, standard, standard for comparison, standard for imitation, standard of perfection
criterion, cross section
example, illustration, instance
representative (example), sample, standard
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.Evidence other than testimony taken from a defendant and used to identify him or her, including fingerprints, voice-prints, blood samples, handwriting samples, etc.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
n. A representative example of a type of object or thing. In criminal law, a physical sample, such as a fingerprint or hair, taken from the defendant for evidentiary purposes.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.