Sym´bol Pronunciation: sĭm´bǒl

n. | 1. | A visible sign or representation of an idea; anything which suggests an idea or quality, or another thing, as by resemblance or by convention; an emblem; a representation; a type; a figure; as, the lion is the symbol of courage; the lamb is the symbol of meekness or patience. |

2. | (Math.) Any character used to represent a quantity, an operation, a relation, or an abbreviation. | |

3. | (Theol.) An abstract or compendium of faith or doctrine; a creed, or a summary of the articles of religion. | |

4. | That which is thrown into a common fund; hence, an appointed or accustomed duty. | |

5. | Share; allotment. | |

6. | (Chem.) An abbreviation standing for the name of an element and consisting of the initial letter of the Latin or New Latin name, or sometimes of the initial letter with a following one; as, | |

v. t. | 1. | To symbolize. |

Noun | 1. | symbol - an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance |

2. | symbol - something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible; "the eagle is a symbol of the United States" |

SYMBOL. A sign; a token; a representation of one thing by another.

2. A symbolical delivery is equivalent, in many cases, in its legal
effects, to actual delivery; as, for example, the delivery of the keys of a
warehouse in which goods are deposited, is a delivery sufficient to transfer
the property. 1 Atk. 171; 5 John. 335; 2 T. R. 462; 7 T. R. 71; 2 Campb.
243; 1 East, R. 194; 3 Caines, 182; 1 Esp. 598; 3 B. & C. 423.

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