allegorically, adv.allegoricalness, n.
/al'i gawr"i keuhl, -gor"-/, adj.
consisting of or pertaining to allegory; of the nature of or containing allegory; figurative: an allegorical poem; an allegorical meaning. Also, allegoric.
[1520-30; < LL allegoricus ( < Gk allegorikós; see ALLEGORY, -IC) + -AL1]

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