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To me, I generally define symbols as representations or metaphors for cultural values, norms, beliefs, and treasures. They signify vital aspects of a culture or group of people, such as their unique mythologies, religions, values, superstitions, customs, etc.
200 words of personal brainstorming is presented to discuss the connection between symbols and cross-cultural understanding, using examples to verify.