Definition of epitome in English:

epitome

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Pronunciation: /ɪˈpɪtəmi
 
, ɛ-/

noun

Derivatives

epitomic

adjective

epitomist

noun

Origin

early 16th century: via Latin from Greek epitomē, from epitemnein 'abridge', from epi 'in addition' + temnein 'to cut'.

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