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Soldier like Montgomery principally as example (8)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

paradigm

(Other definitions for paradigm that I've seen before include "Standard example", "Example or explanatory model", "Framework or typical example", "Prototype", "Model or example for rapid agm".)

I've seen this clue in The Telegraph.
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