English adjective: emblematic
|1.||emblematic serving as a visible symbol for something abstract|
|Samples||A crown is emblematic of royalty.|
The spinning wheel was as symbolic of colonical Massachusetts as the codfish.
|Synonyms||emblematical, symbolic, symbolical|
|2.||emblematic being or serving as an illustration of a type|
|Samples||The free discussion that is emblematic of democracy.|
An action exemplary of his conduct.