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3 definitions found
 for antitype
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Antitype \An"ti*type\, n. [Gr. ? of corresponding form; 'anti`
     against + ? type, figure. See Type.]
     That of which the type is the pattern or representation; that
     which is represented by the type or symbol.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  antitype
      n 1: a person or thing represented or foreshadowed by a type or
           symbol; especially a figure in the Old Testament having a
           counterpart in the New Testament
      2: an opposite or contrasting type [ant: type]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  25 Moby Thesaurus words for "antitype":
     antetype, archetype, biotype, classic example, criterion, epitome,
     fugleman, fugler, genotype, imitatee, lead, mirror, model,
     original, paradigm, pattern, precedent, prototype, representative,
     rule, standard, type, type species, type specimen, urtext
  
  

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