"embodiment" in the noun sense
1. embodiment, incarnation, avatar
a new personification of a familiar idea
"the embodiment of hope"
"the incarnation of evil"
"the very avatar of cunning"
2. shape, embodiment
a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept
"a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life"
giving concrete form to an abstract concept
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