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What is allegory?
Allegory is a figure of speech in which abstract ideas and principles are described in terms of characters, figures and events.
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Allegory is a figure of speech in which abstract ideas and principles are described in terms of characters, figures and events.

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Allegory is a form of extended metaphor, in which objects, persons, and actions in a narrative, are equated with the meanings that lie outside the narrative itself.
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