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Pronunciation: ih-pit-uh-mee

Meanings of Epitome:

1. A standard or typical example
2. A brief abstract (as of an article or book)
3. A perfect example of something

Master’s Tip to Learn Epitome:

EPITOME can be readily learned by taking the example of the EPIC TOMB ‘TAJ MAHAL’. Since its beauty is a typical example(epitome) of the Mughal art.

Sentence examples for Epitome:

1. The epitome of elegance is a diamond.
2. He is the epitome of a modern young man.

Synonyms: prototype; paradigm; apotheosis, embodiment, archetype
Antonyms: addition, enlargement, expansion, unabridgement

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