Em·blem·at·ic Em·blem·at·ic·al a. Pertaining to, containing, or consisting in, an emblem; symbolic; typically representative; representing as an emblem; as, emblematic language or ornaments; a crown is emblematic of royalty; white is emblematic of purity. -- Em*blem*at*ic*al*ly, adv.
adj : serving as a visible symbol for something abstract; "a crown
is emblematic of royalty"; "the spinning wheel was as
symbolic of colonical Massachusetts as the codfish"
[syn: emblematic, symbolic, symbolical]