Definition of iconic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkɒnɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːnɪk//
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acting as a sign or symbol of something Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from Latin iconicus, from Greek eikonikos, from eikōn ‘likeness, image’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: iconic