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"emblem" in British English

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emblemnoun [C]

uk   /ˈem.bləm/ us   /ˈem.bləm/
a picture of an object that is used to represent a particular person, group, or idea: A rose is the national emblem of England.
(Definition of emblem from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"emblem" in American English

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emblemnoun [C]

us   /ˈem·bləm/
an object that is used to represent a particular person, group, or idea, or a picture of the object: A dove is often used as an emblem of peace.
(Definition of emblem from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"emblem" in Business English

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emblemnoun [C]

uk   /ˈembləm/ us  
MARKETING something such as a picture which is a symbol for a particular person, organization, group, or idea: The merchandise carries the Alfa Romeo emblem. The leather-goods manufacturer began to be seen an emblem of urban luxury.
(Definition of emblem from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “emblem”
in Vietnamese biểu tượng…
in Spanish emblema…
in Malaysian lambang…
in Thai สัญลักษณ์…
in French emblème…
in German das Sinnbild…
in Chinese (Traditional) 象徵, 標誌, 符號…
in Russian эмблема, символ…
in Turkish amblem, simge, işaret…
in Chinese (Simplified) 象征, 标志, 符号…
in Indonesian lambang…
in Polish emblemat, godło, symbol…
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