Definitions

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  • v. To form as an effigy.
  • v. To fashion; to adapt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To form as an effigy; hence, to fashion; to adapt.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make into an effigy of something; form into a like figure.

Etymologies

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Latin effigiatus, past participle of effigiare to form, from effigies. See effigy.

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