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Main Entry: 1fig·ure
Pronunciation: primarystressfig-yschwar, British and often US primarystressfig-schwar
Function: noun
1 a : NUMERAL 1 b plural : ARITHMETIC 2 <a good head for figures> c : 1PRICE 1
2 a : the shape or outline of something b : bodily shape or form especially of a person
3 a : something that represents a form especially of a person b : a diagram or pictorial illustration c : a combination of points, lines, or surfaces in geometry <a circle is a closed plane figure>
4 : 1PATTERN 3, design
5 : PERSONALITY 4, personage

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