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- adj. metaphorical
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Taking from one to another; metaphorical.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Taken from one to another; transferred from one to another; metaphorical.
Latin transumptivus. (Wiktionary)
The Chariots in The Triumph of Life and Queen Mab can be read as transumptive emblems of the iterative power of allegory.