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(used of the meanings of words or text) not literal; using figures of speech
expressing, composed of, or based on an analogy
beyond the literal or primary sense
expressing one thing in terms normally denoting another
using the name of one thing for that of another with which it is closely associated
characterized by romantic imagery
using the name of a part for that of the whole or the whole for the part; or the special for the general or the general for the special; or the material for the thing made of it
characterized by or of the nature of a trope or tropes; changed from its literal sense
given to rhetoric, emphasizing style at the expense of thought
limited to the explicit meaning of a word or text
marked by strict and particular and complete accordance with fact
in accordance with fact or the primary meaning of a term
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