sym·bol ( P ) Pronunciation Key (smbl)n.
- Something that represents something else by association, resemblance, or convention, especially a material object used to represent something invisible. See Synonyms at sign.
- A printed or written sign used to represent an operation, element, quantity, quality, or relation, as in mathematics or music.
- Psychology. An object or image that an individual unconsciously uses to represent repressed thoughts, feelings, or impulses: a phallic symbol.
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