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Daemon
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embodiment

(noun) A new personification of a familiar idea.

Synonyms: avatar, incarnation

Usage: The State is the visible embodiment of justice under the conditions of human society.
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The embodiment of something gives concrete form to an abstract idea. A flag is the embodiment of a country.
Mehrdad77
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When you talk about embodiment, you're talking about giving a form to ideas that are usually not physical: like love, hate, fear, justice, etc. A gavel is the embodiment of justice; a wedding ring can be the embodiment of love. The word body in embodiment is a clue to its meaning: this is a word for giving a body to things that usually don't have one.
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embodiment (n.)
1824, from embody + -ment.

embody (v.)
1540s, in reference to a soul or spirit invested with a physical form; from 1660s of principles, ideas, etc.; from em- "in" + body . Related: Embodied; embodying.
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embodiment
Definition: (noun) A new personification of a familiar idea.
Synonyms: avatar, incarnation
Usage: The State is the visible embodiment of justice under the conditions of human society.
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8BooksOfSengathe
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Daemon wrote:
embodiment

(noun) A new personification of a familiar idea.

Synonyms: avatar, incarnation

Usage: The State is the visible embodiment of justice under the conditions of human society.


*** I find that the definition given for the
Word of the Day today is quite off center from
its normal definitions.
Mehrdad77 seems to have hit the nail on the head
with the series of definitions he has given. ***

.......
Here are some similar definitions : em·bod·i·ment
> a tangible or visible form of an idea, quality, or feeling.
> the representation or expression of something in a tangible or visible form.
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https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/embodimentDefinition of embodiment
for English Language Learners. : someone or something that is a perfect representative
or example of a quality, idea, etc.
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https://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/embodimentThe embodiment of something gives
concrete form to an abstract idea.


The handful of Shamrocks given to the young Irish girl made
her shed a happy tear upon the embodiment of Ireland
that was now in her hands.


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ShamrockA shamrock is a young sprig of clover,
used as a symbol of Ireland. Saint Patrick, Ireland's patron saint,
is said to have used it as a metaphor for the Christian Holy Trinity.


ENJOY : the-lantern-of-the-lamb.tumblr.com
Irma Crespo
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embodiment

Definition: (noun) A new personification of a familiar idea.
Synonyms: avatar, incarnation
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em·bod·i·ment (ĕm-bŏd′ē-mənt, ĭm-)
n.
1. The act of embodying or the state of being embodied.
2. One that embodies: "The flag is the embodiment, not of sentiment, but of history" (Woodrow Wilson).
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
em•bod•i•ment (ɛmˈbɒd i mənt)

n.
1. something or someone that embodies a spirit, principle, etc.; incarnation.
2. something embodied.
3. the act of embodying or the state of being embodied.
[1820–30]

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