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emblematic

adjective
variants: also emblematical

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having the function or meaning of an object or figure that stands for something else
  • the dove is emblematic of the organization's mission to bring some peace to a troubled world

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The first known use of emblematic was in 1645

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“Emblematic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/emblematic. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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