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      vb   , -bodies, -bodying, -bodied   tr  
1    to give a tangible, bodily, or concrete form to (an abstract concept)  
2    to be an example of or express (an idea, principle, etc.), esp. in action  
his gentleness embodies a Christian ideal     
3    often foll by: in   to collect or unite in a comprehensive whole, system, etc.; comprise; include  
all the different essays were embodied in one long article     
4    to invest (a spiritual entity) with a body or with bodily form; render incarnate  
   embodiment             n  
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1    bodying forth, epitome, example, exemplar, exemplification, expression, incarnation, incorporation, manifestation, personification, realization, reification, representation, symbol, type  
2    bringing together, codification, collection, combination, comprehension, concentration, consolidation, inclusion, incorporation, integration, organization, systematization  

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