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hallmark

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1 a device, design, or figure used as an identifying mark
  • the hallmark of the Primrose Pottery Works is the small rose emblem etched on each piece

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2 something that sets apart an individual from others of the same kind
  • regards kindness and gentleness as the hallmarks of a real man

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hallmark

verb

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as in stamp, earmark

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The first known use of hallmark was in 1721

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“Hallmark.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hallmark. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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