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effigy

noun [C] uk   /ˈef.ɪ.dʒi/ us  
a model or other object that represents someone, especially one of a hated person that is hanged or burned in a public place: Crowds marched through the streets carrying burning effigies of the president.
Translations of “effigy”
in Spanish efigie…
in French effigie…
in German das Abbild…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指被憎恨的人的)模擬像,雕像, 畫像:…
in Russian изображение, чучело…
in Turkish insan maketi, maket…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指被憎恨的人的)模拟像,雕像, 画像…
in Polish kukła…
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