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allegory

noun   /ˈæl.ə.ɡə.ri/
a story, play, poem, picture, or other work in which the characters and events represent particular qualities or ideas that relate to morals, religion, or politics alegoría The play can be read as allegory. Augustine’s ‘City of God’ is an allegory of the triumph of Good over Evil.235
allegorical adjective   /ˌæl.əˈɡɒr.ɪ.kəl/ allegorically adverb   /ˌæl.ɪˈɡɒr.ɪ.kəl.i/
(Definition of allegory from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

allegory

noun /(British ).ˈæliɡəri; (American). ˈæliˌɡoːriː/ ( plural allegories)
a story, poem, or picture in which the events and characters represent different qualities or ideas Alegoria The novel is an allegory about American society and politics in the 1890s.
(Definition of allegory from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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