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  • noun Plural form of imbrication.

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Examples

  • It is the mediation between realities that one enters with total emotional investment, imbrications of existences between the living and those about to die.

    In the Fullness of Time

  • To reflect on the aesthetic is necessarily, as our authors show, to reflect on language, history, and the subject; it is to have patience with the problem of why and how powerful texts at once compel and resist reading; it is to pause over the uncertain mutual imbrications of textuality and psychic and political life.

    Response: Reading the Aesthetic, Reading Romanticism

  • Not out of any mechanical imbrications nor through artificial concoction, but as a natural transmutation of the present infirmities by organically seeking to overcome and embody harmony.

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • The two score heavy volumes of his collected works are a testimony to the imbrications of esoteric with the academic.

    Archive 2006-12-01

  • The two score heavy volumes of his collected works are a testimony to the imbrications of esoteric with the academic.

    Esoteric and the academic

  • The linkage between the two is less of the manner of an umbilical chord and more in the nature of interpenetrating imbrications.

    The other worlds

  • The linkage between the two is less of the manner of an umbilical chord and more in the nature of interpenetrating imbrications.

    Archive 2005-12-01

  • The linkage between the two is less of the manner of an umbilical chord and more in the nature of interpenetrating imbrications.

    The other worlds

  • The linkage between the two is less of the manner of an umbilical chord and more in the nature of interpenetrating imbrications.

    Archive 2005-12-01

  • Pawning their safety for the Queen's, the pigs graft their political convictions onto their own persons, reminding us again of the play's consistent imbrications of politics and the body.

    Shelley

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