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allegory
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  • For, although an ingenious Allegory relating to a butcher, a threelegged stool, a dog, and a leg of mutton, this narrative consumed time; and they were in great suspense.

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  • In Plato’s allegory, the prisoners in the cave represent people living in ignorance.
  • "Allegory’s beyond me," said Jim.
    Ray Bradbury  --  Something Wicked This Way Comes

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