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  • 1Prefiguring — Prefigure Pre*fig ure (?; 135), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Prefigured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Prefiguring}.] [F. pr[ e]figurer, or L. praefigurare, praefiguratum; prae before + figurare to figure. See {Figure}, and cf. {Prefigurate}.] To show, suggest, or… …

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  • 2prefiguring — noun A specific instance in which something is prefigured …

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  • 3prefiguring — prɪː fɪgjÉ™r / fɪgÉ™ v. imagine in advance, picture beforehand; represent in advance, depict ahead of time …

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  • 4Eucharist in the Catholic Church — The institution of the Eucharist has been a key theme in the depictions of the Last Supper in Christian art, as in this 16th century Juan de Juanes painting. At the Last Supper, on the night he was betrayed, our Savior instituted the Eucharistic… …

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  • 5History of Western typography — Contemporary typographers view typography as craft with a very long history tracing its origins back to the first punches and dies used to make seals and currency in ancient times. The basic elements of typography are at least as old as… …

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  • 6Christ in the House of His Parents — Artist John Everett Millais Year 1849 50 Type …

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  • 7The Artwork of the Future — Wagner in 1853 The Artwork of the Future (German: Das Kunstwerk der Zukunft ) is a long essay[1] written by Richard Wagner, first published in 1849 in Leipzig, in which he sets out some of his ideals on the topics of art in general and musi …

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  • 8South Asian arts — Literary, performing, and visual arts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. Myths of the popular gods, Vishnu and Shiva, in the Puranas (ancient tales) and the Mahabharata and Ramayana epics, supply material for representational and… …

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  • 9prefigure — [[t]pri͟ːfɪ̱gə(r), AM gjər[/t]] prefigures, prefiguring, prefigured VERB If one thing prefigures another, it is a first indication which suggests or determines that the second thing will happen. [FORMAL] [V n] The wall through Berlin was finally… …

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  • 10type — /taɪp / (say tuyp) noun 1. a kind, class, or group as distinguished by a particular characteristic. 2. a person or thing embodying the characteristic qualities of a kind, class, or group; a representative specimen. 3. the general form, style, or… …

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  • 11typological sense —    : typological sense    This word (from the Greek typos, meaning mark or figure, and logos, meaning word or study ) refers to a form of biblical interpretation that describes people, events, and symbols of the Old Testament asallegories or… …

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  • 12typology —    : typological sense    This word (from the Greek typos, meaning mark or figure, and logos, meaning word or study ) refers to a form of biblical interpretation that describes people, events, and symbols of the Old Testament asallegories or… …

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  • 13ABRAHAM — (originally Abram; Heb. אַבְרָהָם, אַבְרָם), first patriarch of the people of Israel. The form Abram occurs in the Bible only in Genesis 11:26–17:5, Nehemiah 9:7, and I Chronicles 1:26. Otherwise, Abraham appears invariably, and the name is borne …

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  • 14Prefiguration — Pre*fig u*ra tion, n. [L. praefiguratio.] The act of prefiguring, or the state of being prefigured. [1913 Webster] A variety of prophecies and prefigurations. Norris. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15Prefigure — Pre*fig ure (?; 135), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Prefigured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Prefiguring}.] [F. pr[ e]figurer, or L. praefigurare, praefiguratum; prae before + figurare to figure. See {Figure}, and cf. {Prefigurate}.] To show, suggest, or announce,… …

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  • 16Prefigured — Prefigure Pre*fig ure (?; 135), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Prefigured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Prefiguring}.] [F. pr[ e]figurer, or L. praefigurare, praefiguratum; prae before + figurare to figure. See {Figure}, and cf. {Prefigurate}.] To show, suggest, or… …

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  • 17Prefigurement — Pre*fig ure*ment, n. The act of prefiguring; prefiguration; also, that which is prefigured. Carlyle. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18prefiguration — noun Date: 14th century 1. the act of prefiguring ; the state of being prefigured 2. something that prefigures • prefigurative adjective …

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  • 19Book of Isaiah — This article is about the Book of Isaiah. For the Jewish prophet, see Isaiah. Hebrew Bible …

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  • 20Constantine II of Scotland — Constantine II King of Alba Reign 900–943 Predecessor Donald II Successor Malcolm I …

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