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representative

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2 having the function or meaning of an object or figure that stands for something else

  • a red cross on this map is representative of a hospital or other medical facility
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representative

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2 a person sent on a mission to represent another

  • I speak on this matter as a representative of the people of the U.S.
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3 one of a group or collection that shows what the whole is like

  • this song is a fairly good representative of the other songs on the album
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case in point



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