Legacy

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Definition

a legacy: a heritage; a message, a memory or objects which are left for after a person's death
noun

Examples

  • "Patrice is a celebrated figure whose legacy includes popularizing the "ready to wear" style of clothing, as well as imbuing traditionally masculine clothing with a female sensibility."
  • "My grandfather's legacy is important to me."
  • "Xavier taught me the perfume trade because he wanted me to take over his business, and carry on his legacy."

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