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noun 
  1. a companion; a match; an equal
  2. emulation; rivalry; competition
  3. a model or pattern; a pattern of excellence or perfection; as, a paragon of beauty or eloquence
In the novel, Constanza is a of virtue who would never compromise her reputation.
  1. a size of type between great primer and double pica.
verb 
  1. to compare; to parallel; to put in rivalry or emulation with
  2. to compare with; to equal; to rival
  3. to serve as a model for; to surpass
  4. to be equal; to hold comparison
Etymology: From paragone (literally "touchstone") < Greek parakonan < Greek para- + akÅne


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