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depictions

noun
plural of depiction

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a vivid representation in words of someone or something
  • the set piece of the novel is a depiction of the battle that makes readers feel like they were there

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“Depictions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/depictions. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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