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Definition 1: the practice of investing things with symbolic meaning - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for symbolization in the sense of this definition

(symbolization is a kind of ...) a customary way of operation or behavior

"it is their practice to give annual raises" "they changed their dietary pattern"

Definition 2: something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where symbolization or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the eagle is a symbol of the United States

Synonyms for symbolization in the sense of this definition

(symbolization is a kind of ...) any basic cognitive process in which some entity comes to stand for or represent something else

(... is a kind of symbolization ) two crossed bones (or a representation of two crossed bones) used as a symbol danger or death

(... is a kind of symbolization ) a goat's horn filled with grain and flowers and fruit symbolizing prosperity

(... is a kind of symbolization ) a human skull (or a representation of a human skull) used as a symbol of death

(... is a kind of symbolization ) an inspiring symbol or ideal that serves as a rallying point in a struggle

(... is a kind of symbolization ) a symbol of cowardice

(... is a kind of symbolization ) a visible symbol representing an abstract idea

Definition 3: the use of symbols to convey meaning - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for symbolization in the sense of this definition

(symbolization is a kind of ...) the message that is intended or expressed or signified

"what is the meaning of this sentence" "the significance of a red traffic light" "the signification of Chinese characters" "the import of his announcement was ambiguous"

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