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the state of living in the form of a particular person or animal. According to some religions, people have several different incarnations [↪ reincarnation]:
She believes she was an Egyptian queen in a previous incarnation.
a period of time when someone or something has a particular job, use etc:
The building has gone through several incarnations, as a station, cafe, and most recently a club.
someone who has a lot of a particular quality, or represents it:
She was the incarnation of wisdom.
the act of God coming to Earth in the human form of Christ, according to the Christian religion