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  • 61Metaphor and metonymy — Metaphor (drawing a similarity between two things) and metonymy (drawing a contiguity between two things), are two fundamental opposite poles along which a discourse with human language is developed.[1] It has been argued that the two poles of… …

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  • 62Atkinson–Shiffrin memory model — Note that in this diagram, sensory memory is detached from either form of memory, and represents its development from short term and long term memory, due to its storage being used primarily on a run time basis for physical or psychosomatic… …

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  • 63Hume on human understanding — David Hume on human understanding Anne Jaap Jacobson David Hume’s A Treatise of Human Nature1 was published before he was 30 years old. It is often said to be the greatest philosophical work written in English. Bold and ambitious, it is designed… …

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  • 64Structuralism (french) and after — French structuralism and after De Saussure, Lévi Strauss, Barthes, Lacan, Foucault Hugh J.Silverman FERDINAND DE SAUSSURE The history of structuralism cannot be thought without Ferdinand de Saussure (1857– 1913). The Swiss linguist lecturing in… …

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  • 65association — Synonyms and related words: Anschluss, British Cabinet, Sanhedrin, US Cabinet, accompaniment, accord, accordance, addition, adjunct, advisory body, affairs, affiliation, affinity, agglomeration, aggregation, agreement, alignment, alliance,… …

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  • 66Nearness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Nearness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 nearness nearness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 proximity proximity propinquity Sgm: N 1 vicinity vicinity vicinage Sgm: N 1 neighborhood neighborhood adjacency …

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  • 67larger parcel — A term used in eminent domain proceedings, signifying that the parcel taken is not a complete parcel but part of a larger parcel ; the owner, therefore is entitled to damages from the severance as well as the value of the parcel taken. Unity of… …

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  • 68larger parcel — A term used in eminent domain proceedings, signifying that the parcel taken is not a complete parcel but part of a larger parcel ; the owner, therefore is entitled to damages from the severance as well as the value of the parcel taken. Unity of… …

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  • 69adjacency — noun the attribute of being so near as to be touching • Syn: ↑contiguity, ↑contiguousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑contiguous (for: ↑contiguousness), ↑contiguous ( …

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  • 70contiguousness — noun the attribute of being so near as to be touching • Syn: ↑adjacency, ↑contiguity • Derivationally related forms: ↑contiguous, ↑contiguous (for: ↑contiguity), ↑adjacent ( …

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  • 71About — A*bout , prep. [OE. aboute, abouten, abuten; AS. [=a]butan, onbutan; on + butan, which is from be by + utan outward, from ut out. See {But}, {Out}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Around; all round; on every side of. Look about you. Shak. Bind them about thy… …

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  • 72Adjacence — Ad ja cence, Adjacency Ad*ja cen*cy, [Cf. LL. adjacentia.] 1. The state or attribute of being adjacent or contiguous; contiguity; the attribute of being so near as to be touching; as, the adjacency of lands or buildings. Syn: contiguousness [1913 …

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  • 73Adjacency — Adjacence Ad ja cence, Adjacency Ad*ja cen*cy, [Cf. LL. adjacentia.] 1. The state or attribute of being adjacent or contiguous; contiguity; the attribute of being so near as to be touching; as, the adjacency of lands or buildings. Syn:… …

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  • 74Confinity — Con*fin i*ty, n. [Cf. F. confinit[ e].] Community of limits; contiguity. [R.] Bailey. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 75Convicinities — Convicinity Con vi*cin i*ty, n.; pl. {Convicinities}. Immediate vicinity; neighborhood. [1913 Webster] The convicinity and contiguity of the two parishes. T. Warton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 76Convicinity — Con vi*cin i*ty, n.; pl. {Convicinities}. Immediate vicinity; neighborhood. [1913 Webster] The convicinity and contiguity of the two parishes. T. Warton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 77Juxtaposit — Jux ta*pos it (j[u^]ks t[.a]*p[o^]z [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Juxtaposited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Juxtapositing}.] [L. juxta near + positus, p. p. of ponere to put.] To place in close connection or contiguity; to juxtapose. Derham. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 78Juxtaposited — Juxtaposit Jux ta*pos it (j[u^]ks t[.a]*p[o^]z [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Juxtaposited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Juxtapositing}.] [L. juxta near + positus, p. p. of ponere to put.] To place in close connection or contiguity; to juxtapose. Derham.… …

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  • 79Juxtapositing — Juxtaposit Jux ta*pos it (j[u^]ks t[.a]*p[o^]z [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Juxtaposited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Juxtapositing}.] [L. juxta near + positus, p. p. of ponere to put.] To place in close connection or contiguity; to juxtapose. Derham.… …

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  • 80Juxtaposition — Jux ta*po*si tion (j[u^]ks t[.a]*p[ o]*z[i^]sh [u^]n), n. [L. juxta near + positio position: cf. F. juxtaposition. See {Just}, v. i., and {Position}.] A placing or being placed in nearness or contiguity, or side by side; as, a juxtaposition of… …

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