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a story, painting, etc. in which the events and characters represent ideas or teach a moral lesson
if something is dispersed, it spreads evenly and thinly over a wide area.
a wide wall of stones or earth built to sptop water from flooding an area , or to support a road or railroad.
extremely worried and frightened about a situation.
to walk slowly
to make a sudden sideways movement while moving forward, especially in order to avoid hitting something.
a twisted mass of something such as hair or thread.