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incarnate
used in Oryx and Crake

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Definition
embody (made real in a material sense) — especially in the form of a human body, but sometimes figuratively
  • He no longer wanted to be Jimmy, or even Jim, and especially not Thickney: his incarnation as Thickney hadn't worked out well.
    p. 348.9

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