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The obliqueness of the adductor muscle, relative to the valve, was defined as the ratio between the dorsoventral position of the muscle on the left valve over that on the right one.
In contrast, much poetry (particularly many lyric poems of the last hundred years or so) does not contain explicit characters and plot; it is common for poetry to feature a much greater degree of obliqueness and suggestiveness than in many novels, plays and films.
Among their perspectives are the adjectival component of change of state verbs in Spanish, obliqueness as a component of argument structure in Amharic, some structural analogies between existential interpretations and telicity, a note on applicatives, and arguments from the root versus arguments from the syntax.
This critique of regulatory obliqueness and the disembodied public sphere of community television policy is framed through the discussion of three themes.
Can a devotional poem serve both poetry (a master which requires precision, craft, and sometimes obliqueness and surprise) and the needs of an actual praying community?
to conspire effects of distance, closeness, obliqueness .
For example, a reviewer for Dance Observer saw her as an exotic whose dancing "pulls the observer quite under the spell of the mysterious half-smiling obliqueness of the Orient.
It is doubtful that Elizabeth's practice in this instance was undertaken as an example of how to obfuscate, or how to employ obliqueness to political advantage, even though The Glass was produced for political ends, specifically appeasing her father through her stepmother's interventions.
Their extravagance and obliqueness reveals itself even more resoundingly as a tone of artifice, a certain spuriousness of character--and indeed these features can be ascribed to a kind of "essayism," a writing practice entrusted to a sense beyond that of imagination, to a truth sometimes more fantasized than thought.
This is made possible by the semantic obliqueness and ambiguity of the names that result in many different interpretations.
What gives them their efficacy is the obliqueness that is established in the fabric.
We are not dealing with something straightforward that can be filleted, labeled and set out in instruction manuals: we are faced with an obliqueness that comes to us from the Gospels, where Christ repeatedly refuses to spell out what he is trying to draw out of people.