Definition A figure

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Definition

(These) figures (are interesting): (These) statistics, facts, numbers, data (are interesting)
noun
Could you send over those figures I asked for? Could you send me those numbers and statistics I asked for?
Kevin earns a six-figure salary. Kevin earns a salary with six numbers (for example 100,000 or 500,000)

(to keep one's) figure: (to stay) fit, in shape, healthy; (to keep one's) size, shape (body)
noun
I'm trying to watch my figure. I'm trying to take care of my body.

a (political) figure: an influential person (in politics)
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: Icarus is a key figure at Delavigne, and obsessed with figures.
US: I keep my figure by exercising twice a day.

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