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One entry found for symbol.
Main Entry: sym·bol
Pronunciation: primarystresssim-bschwal
Function: noun
1 : something that stands for something else; especially : something real that stands for or suggests another thing that cannot in itself be pictured or shown <the lion is a symbol of courage>
2 : a letter, character, or sign used instead of a word or group of words <the sign + is the symbol for addition>
synonym see EMBLEM

Pronunciation Symbols