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  • 141Shenlha Okar — Shenlha Okar, (alt. Shenla Odker , Shenla Odkar , Shenla Wökar, Wylie: gShen lHa od dkar ) or Shiwa Okar (Wylie: zhi ba od dkar ) [ The Influence of the Epic of King Gesar of Ling on Chogyam Trungpa by Robin Kornman. in Recalling Chogyam Trungpa …

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  • 142limp — limp1 limper, n. limpingly, adv. /limp/, v.i. 1. to walk with a labored, jerky movement, as when lame. 2. to proceed in a lame, faltering, or labored manner: His writing limps from one cliché to another. The old car limped along. 3. to progress… …

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  • 143periphrasis — /peuh rif reuh sis/, n., pl. periphrases / seez /. 1. the use of an unnecessarily long or roundabout form of expression; circumlocution. 2. an expression phrased in such fashion. Also, periphrase /per euh frayz /. [1525 35; < L < Gk períphrasis.&#8230; …

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  • 144stream-of-consciousness — /streem euhv kon sheuhs nis/, adj. of, pertaining to, or characterized by a manner of writing in which a character s thoughts or perceptions are presented as occurring in random form, without regard for logical sequences, syntactic structure,&#8230; …

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  • 145Leo Diaconus — • Byzantine historian; b. at Kaloe, at the foot of Mount Tmolos, in Ionia, about the year 950; the year of his death is unknown Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Leo Diaconus     Leo Diaconus …

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  • 146Matthew Clerk — (1659 – 25 January 1735), was an Irish Presbyterian minister. Life Clerk was in Derry during the siege in 1689 and received a bullet wound on his temple, leaving a sore over which he wore a black patch to the end of his days. It wasn t until&#8230; …

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  • 147Writer — This is a medieval English surname. It is occupational and does describer one who wrote. It originates from the pre 7th century Olde English word writere which translates as a copier of manuscripts, a very important occupation in the days before&#8230; …

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  • 148RAMBLER —    a periodical containing essays by Johnson in the Spectator vein, issued in 1750 52, but written in that stiff and cumbrous style which, as Professor Saintsbury remarks, has been rather unjustly identified with Johnson s manner of writing&#8230; …

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  • 149Kirkurd —    KIRKURD, a parish, in the county of peebles, 6½ miles (N. E.) from Biggar; containing 305 inhabitants. This place derives its name from the situation of its church on an eminence, urd being the Celtic for a height. It appears to have formed&#8230; …

    A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • 150telegraphese — /tɛləgrəˈfiz/ (say teluhgruh feez) noun a manner of writing or speaking characterised by the concise and elliptical style in which telegrams are worded …

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  • 151archaistic — adjective imitative of an archaic style or manner archaistic writing • Pertains to noun: ↑archaism • Derivationally related forms: ↑archaism, ↑archaicism …

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  • 152diabolically — adverb as a devil; in an evil manner his writing could be diabolically satiric • Syn: ↑devilishly, ↑fiendishly • Derived from adjective: ↑fiendish (for: ↑fiendishly), ↑ …

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  • 153fiendishly — adverb as a devil; in an evil manner his writing could be diabolically satiric • Syn: ↑diabolically, ↑devilishly • Derived from adjective: ↑fiendish, ↑devilish (for: ↑devil …

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  • 154stream-of-consciousness — /streem euhv kon sheuhs nis/, adj. of, pertaining to, or characterized by a manner of writing in which a character s thoughts or perceptions are presented as occurring in random form, without regard for logical sequences, syntactic structure,&#8230; …

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  • 155Church|il|li|an — «chur CHIHL ee uhn», adjective. of, having to do with, or resembling the life, politics, manner, or writing, of Sir Winston Churchill (1874 1965): »Churchillian rhetoric …

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  • 156Manners bit — Manner Man ner, n. [OE. manere, F. mani[ e]re, from OF. manier, adj., manual, skillful, handy, fr. (assumed) LL. manarius, for L. manuarius belonging to the hand, fr. manus the hand. See {Manual}.] 1. Mode of action; way of performing or&#8230; …

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  • 157To make one's manners — Manner Man ner, n. [OE. manere, F. mani[ e]re, from OF. manier, adj., manual, skillful, handy, fr. (assumed) LL. manarius, for L. manuarius belonging to the hand, fr. manus the hand. See {Manual}.] 1. Mode of action; way of performing or&#8230; …

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  • 158English literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day. The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are&#8230; …

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  • 159arts, East Asian — Introduction       music and visual and performing arts of China, Korea, and Japan. The literatures of these countries are covered in the articles Chinese literature, Korean literature, and Japanese literature.       Some studies of East Asia&#8230; …

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  • 160biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old&#8230; …

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