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embodiment

noun uk   /ɪmˈbɒd.ɪ.mənt/ us    /-ˈbɑː.dɪ-/
the embodiment of sth someone or something that represents a quality or an idea exactly: He was the embodiment of the English gentleman. She was portrayed in the papers as the embodiment of evil.
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