One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A parallel or second meaning not directly stated in a text; the deeper or implied meaning of an allegory, emblem, symbol, etc.
1930s; earliest use found in Rosemond Tuve (1903–1964). From classical Latin significātiō (in post-classical Latin also significacio) signification.
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