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met·a·phor
[met-uh-fawr, -fer]
NOUN
1.
a figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to something to which it is not literally applicable in order to suggest a resemblance, as in “A mighty fortress is our God.”
2.
something used, or regarded as being used, to represent something else; emblem; symbol.
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Metaphor - Wikipedia

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Define metaphor: a word or phrase for one thing that is used to refer to another thing in order to show or suggest that they … — metaphor in a sentence.

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