contextless
adjective see context

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  • context — contextless, adj. /kon tekst/, n. 1. the parts of a written or spoken statement that precede or follow a specific word or passage, usually influencing its meaning or effect: You have misinterpreted my remark because you took it out of context. 2 …   Universalium

  • context — noun Etymology: Middle English, weaving together of words, from Latin contextus connection of words, coherence, from contexere to weave together, from com + texere to weave more at technical Date: circa 1568 1. the parts of a discourse that… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Urbinum Hortense — was an ancient Roman town of central Italy, of uncertain location, mentioned by Pliny the Elder in a roughly alphabetical and contextless list ( [http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/L/Roman/Texts/Pliny the Elder/3*.html#114 NH 3.114] ). Until the …   Wikipedia

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  • chip away — verb To reduce or weaken bit by bit. Iraneus contrasts the unity and integrity of these writings with the distorted, contextless citations of the Gnostics. He describes the code of textual harassment that allows these heretics to chip away at the …   Wiktionary

  • Netoria — was a directory services software company, specializing in the development of client side enhancements for Novell Directory Services (NDS) (later renamed to eDirectory[1]). In 1999 Netoria was acquired by Novell, Inc.[2] Contents 1 History 2 …   Wikipedia

  • BRUNER, JEROME SEYMOUR — (1915– ), U.S. psychologist. Bruner was born in New York City and educated at Duke University (A.B., 1939) and Harvard, (M.A. 1939; Ph.D., 1941); he served in the U.S. Army during World War II as an intelligence officer, studying public opinion… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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