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noun uk   /ɪˈpɪt.ə.mi/ us    /-ˈpɪt̬-/
the epitome of sth the typical or highest example of a stated quality, as shown by a particular person or thing: Even now in her sixties, she is the epitome of French elegance.Samples and examples
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