Quintessential meaning

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Of the nature of a quintessence (in all senses); ultimate.
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Of, relating to, or having the nature of a quintessence; being the most typical.
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The definition of quintessential is something that is the typical example of a particular person or characteristic.

An example of the quintessential soccer mom is a mom who drives a mini-van and whose kids play soccer.

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