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Emblem

Emblem

WordNet



noun


(1)   Special design or visual object representing a quality, type, group, etc.
(2)   A visible symbol representing an abstract idea
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Etymology


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Noun



  1. A representative symbol, such as a trademark or logo.
    The trucks were emblazoned with the emblem of the Red Cross and were not supposed to be targeted.
  2. Something which represents a larger whole.
    The rampant poverty in the ethnic slums was just an emblem of the group's disenfranchisement by the society as a whole.