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paragon

noun [C] uk   /ˈpær.ə.ɡən/ us    /ˈper.ə.ɡɑːn/
a person or thing that is perfect or has an extremely large amount of a particular good characteristic: In the novel, Constanza is a paragon of virtue.People having good qualitiesGood and excellent things
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