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ef•fi•gy



Pronunciation: (ef'i-jē), [key]
n.,
pl. -gies.

1. a representation or image, esp. sculptured, as on a monument.
2. a crude representation of someone disliked, used for purposes of ridicule.
3. in effigy, in public view in the form of an effigy: a leader hanged in effigy by the mob.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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