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allegory
used in The Magic Mountain

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a fictional story whose characters, items, or events are symbolic to express a deeper meaning
  • "It is remarkable," he said, "how a man cannot summarize his thoughts in even the most general sort of way without betraying himself completely, without putting his whole self into it, quite unawares, presenting as if in an allegory the basic themes and problems of his life.
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