What is the dictionary definition of allegory?

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Allegory is a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning
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al·le·go·ry
[al-uh-gawr-ee, -gohr-ee]
NOUN [PLURAL AL·LE·GO·RIES.]
1.
a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through concrete or material forms; figurative treatment of one subject under the guise of another.
2.
a symbolical narrative: the allegory of Piers Plowman.
3.
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Allegory is a device used to present an idea, principle or meaning, which can be presented in literary form, such as a poem or novel, in musical form, such as composition or lyric
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