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Another word for symbol

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Noun
  1. An object associated with and serving to identify something else

      1. A distinctive badge, design, or device:
      2. An object or representation that functions as a symbol:
      3. An allegorical picture usually inscribed with a verse or motto presenting a moral lesson.
      1. To regard as arising from a particular cause or source; ascribe:
      2. To regard (a work, for example) as belonging to or produced by a specified agent, place, or time:
      3. A quality or characteristic inherent in or ascribed to someone or something.
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    substitute

  2. A conventional mark used in a writing system

      1. Something that suggests the presence or existence of a fact, condition, or quality:
      2. An act or gesture used to convey an idea, a desire, information, or a command:
      3. Sign language.
      1. The combination of mental characteristics and behavior that distinguishes a person or group.
      2. The distinguishing nature of something.
      3. Moral strength; integrity:
    See also:

    marks

Verb
  1. To serve as an example, image, or symbol of

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    substitute

Another word for symbol

Noun
      1. A written or printed symbol representing something other than a letter, especially a number.
      2. Mathematical calculations:
      3. An amount represented in numbers:
      1. Something serving as an indication, proof, or expression of something else; a sign:
      2. Something that signifies or evidences authority, validity, or identity:
      3. A specific instance of a phenomenon or a class of things, as of a linguistic feature in a sample of a person's speech, that can be isolated for study or analysis.
      1. A member of the set of positive integers; one of a series of symbols of unique meaning in a fixed order that can be derived by counting.
      2. A member of any of the following sets of mathematical objects: integers, rational numbers, real numbers, and complex numbers. These sets can be derived from the positive integers through various algebraic and analytic constructions.
      3. Arithmetic.
      1. A picture or symbol used in hieroglyphic writing.
      2. Something that suggests a hieroglyph.
      1. A symbol or design that identifies a brand.
      1. An animal, plant, or natural object serving among certain tribal or traditional peoples as the emblem of a clan or family and sometimes revered as its founder, ancestor, or guardian.
      2. A representation of such an object.
      3. A social group having a common affiliation to such an object.
      1. A badge of office, rank, membership, or nationality; an emblem.
      2. A distinguishing sign.
      1. A distinctive badge, design, or device:
      2. An object or representation that functions as a symbol:
      3. An allegorical picture usually inscribed with a verse or motto presenting a moral lesson.
      1. The emblems and symbols of royalty, such as the crown and scepter.
      2. The rights and privileges of royalty.
      3. The distinguishing symbols of a rank, office, order, or society.
      1. One that serves as an example or type for others of the same classification.
      2. One that serves as a delegate or agent for another.
      3. A member of a governmental body, usually legislative, chosen by popular vote.
      1. A number of people or things having in common traits or characteristics that distinguish them as a group or class:
      2. A person or thing having the features of a group or class:
      3. An example or a model having the ideal features of a group or class; an embodiment: