effigy

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a representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture)

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I know which one I believe deserves to be burnt in effigy.
TONY MASON, the former Arizona football coach, upon being hung in effigy in front of the school library: "It was the students' way of informing me that they had a library.
Several generations of the deceased's family were often represented in effigy on the monument, whose inscriptions provided detailed (if sometimes spurious) genealogies.
Saturday's protests - including one in which demonstrators burned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in effigy - came a day after President Clinton's Mideast envoy, Dennis Ross, ended a two-day trip to try to rescue the faltering peace process.
West Hollywood Mayor Jeffrey Prang has issued a strong statement regarding the hanging in effigy of Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin as part of a Halloween display on a private residence in West Hollywood.