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'Edelweiss,' which, though the story was somewhat too catastrophical, seemed to me admirably good and true.
One is catastrophical breakdown or massive failure, or sinister human intervention.
A more careful examination of the situation indicates that speech--or even thought itself--could imply a catastrophical upheaval of the container (space, time, emotions) on which the ego is dependent for its consistency and for its capacity to relate (p.
However, according to Dr Michael Hamarneh, a consultant clinical psychologist at the Mediclinic City Hospital in Dubai, the effect is the same as any other "catastrophical loss", such as loss of job, serious illness or the end of a relationship.
For instance, the ban of a club from the transfer window for one or two periods would generally be catastrophical both in a sportive and an economic perspective.
Dror worries that, despite his exhortation to Israelis to think seriously about their future, there is the "danger of a self-fulfilling prophecy, with thinking about a possible catastrophical end to Israel, demoralizing Israel, encouraging its enemies and wakening efforts to make such a contingency impossible."
That's why plastic can pose catastrophical effects on our environment.
Avant-garde illustrations in dark shades are combined with fonts of different sizes, shapes, and colors to add an almost sinister tone to a make-believe disaster of catastrophical proportions: ruined buildings, cars, highways, and trucks, in what turns out to be only a game-two children amid their cluttered toys.
Bebop falls into our period, since the New Deal ended decisively only with Truman's catastrophical Federal loyalty program of March, 1947, but it doesn't fall comfortably under the rubric "big-band" or "Swing." Dizzy Gillespie's is the only bebop (better it should have been called "Bird'n Diz") big band to which Stowe gives considerable attention, and one can't conceive of Swing without dancing and recognizable popular songs.
The tone of the speeches varied on the other hand from the garrulous, the extremely technical, the mournful, and even the catastrophical.