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- adj. Pertaining to or characterized by a metaphor; figurative; symbolic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or of the nature of metaphor; consisting of or abounding in metaphor; not literal: as, a metaphorical expression; a metaphorical use of words.
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- adj. expressing one thing in terms normally denoting another
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