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epitomize

verb [T] uk (UK usually epitomise)   /ɪˈpɪt.ə.maɪz/ us    /-ˈpɪt̬-/
to be a perfect example of a quality or type of thing: With little equipment and unsuitable footwear, she epitomizes the inexperienced and unprepared mountain walker.Typifying, illustrating and exemplifyingMeaning and significance
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