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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 em·bodi·ment /ɪmˈbɑdɪmənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Em·bod·i·ment n.
 1. The act of embodying; the state of being embodied.
 2. That which embodies or is embodied; representation in a physical body; a completely organized system, like the body; as, the embodiment of courage, or of courtesy; the embodiment of true piety.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a new personification of a familiar idea; "the embodiment of
           hope"; "the incarnation of evil"; "the very avatar of
           cunning" [syn: incarnation, avatar]
      2: a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept;
         "a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life" [syn:
      3: giving concrete form to an abstract concept