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Pronunciation:  em'b√Ędeemunt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  giving concrete form to an abstract concept
  2. [n]  a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept; "a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life"
  3. [n]  a new personification of a familiar idea; "the embodiment of hope"; "the incarnation of evil"; "the very avatar of cunning"

EMBODIMENT is a 10 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: avatar, incarnation, shape
 See Also: concrete representation, concretism, deification, incarnation, objectification, personification, personification, reincarnation, soul



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Em*bod"i*ment\, n.
1. The act of embodying; the state of being embodied.

2. That which embodies or is embodied; representation in a
   physical body; a completely organized system, like the
   body; as, the embodiment of courage, or of courtesy; the
   embodiment of true piety.

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