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allegory
used in Tom Jones

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Definition
a fictional story whose characters, items, or events are symbolic to express a deeper meaning
  • To lay aside all allegory, the concern for what must become of poor Molly greatly disturbed and perplexed the mind of the worthy youth.
    Book 5 (27% in)

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