commonplaceness


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Yet this commonplaceness is desperately needed in the profession of English, and I hope that the turn toward religion in literary studies can concurrently address the need for literary scholars to find an audience in the world beyond our own colleagues.
Factors that are relevant to the analysis of consumer confusion are: the degree of similarity between the two marks or dress, the intent of the alleged infringer in adopting the mark or dress, evidence of actual confusion, and the functionality or commonplaceness of the mark or dress.
unrestrained by any consciousness on his part of the commonplaceness of his ideas, which makes his tone poetry all but worthless, or of the lack of constructive capacity which makes his `absolute music' incoherent.
In his apparent commonplaceness, Quaresma is also the opposite or inverted image of these super-detectives.