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em·blem·at·ic(ĕm′blə-măt′ĭk) or em·blem·at·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
Of, relating to, or serving as an emblem; symbolic.
[French emblématique, from Medieval Latin emblēmaticus, of an emblem, from Latin emblēma, emblēmat-, emblem; see emblem.]
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|Adj.||1.||emblematical - serving as a visible symbol for something abstract; "a crown is emblematic of royalty"; "the spinning wheel was as symbolic of colonical Massachusetts as the codfish"|
representative - standing for something else; "the bald eagle is representative of the United States"
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