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emblematic (adj.)

"pertaining to or constituting an emblem; representative by some allusion or customary association," 1640s, perhaps via French emblématique, as if from Latin *emblematicus, from emblema (see emblem). Related emblematically.

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Definitions of emblematic

emblematic (adj.)
serving as a visible symbol for something abstract;
a crown is emblematic of royalty
Synonyms: emblematical / symbolic / symbolical
emblematic (adj.)
being or serving as an illustration of a type;
the free discussion that is emblematic of democracy
Synonyms: exemplary / typic
From wordnet.princeton.edu