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1(theoretical)(argument/theorizing/idea) abstractoin the abstract — en teoría
- Once we get a hint we are capable of making the original more abstract and less concrete, of extending a concrete and singular concept into more abstract spheres.
- My political culture is empirical rather than abstract.
- The reason for believing that it is a largely abstract and theoretical issue is that the Court of Appeal judgments implied strongly that that was so.
- Those were theoretical or abstract possibilities not applying to this case.
- But equally, he claimed that he was capable of dissociating himself from his physical disorders only through abstract thought.
- Courts are not supposed to decide questions which are merely moot, theoretical, abstract or hypothetical.
- I can understand why she has that impression; many gay-marriage advocates have talked about gay marriage in these rather loose and abstract terms.
- For a longer piece of work, you would have the luxury to break down the symbols further and make those symbols interact in a more abstract manner, which will boost the power of the sigil.
- We respond to dangers that our ancestors equipped us to understand, like fire and fangs and claws, more readily than we respond to threats based on abstract reasoning.
- It is grotesquely, disastrously wrong about the Labour Party, and it imposes an abstract answer on a concrete situation.
- There, I can discuss things from my past in an abstract manner, without directly pointing fingers.
- Second, this shaky notion was based on a highly abstract and contentious branch of physics known as string theory.
- So a culture based on abstract reasoning, or on various metaphysical precepts, may itself be simply a product of evolutionary change.
- They mean something more abstract - a philosophical schema for governing, which often amounts to a slogan to describe one's ideology.
- Modem science, no matter how theoretical, speculative and abstract, strives finally for empirical evidence to test and confirm its truth claims.
- But these laws and theorems are not just abstract mathematics.
- Not some theoretical, abstract cost, but a real cost.
- While the research work is highly abstract and theoretical, it has practical applications in computer science, Goins notes.
- It came through concrete example and abstract argument.
- The question of Being, far from being too abstract or theoretical an issue, will prove to be important for understanding exile.
- Both legs and abstract shapes contribute to an almost painterly overall compositional effect.
- His later style of the 1940s is more abstract and colour becomes the most important factor.
- Boxer is perhaps best known for richly textured abstract canvases, championed by critic Clement Greenberg.
- Their plainly representational knotty, bark-covered surface contrasts with the immaterial, abstract shapes of the molding.
- In the '50s, he made heavily textured abstract paintings using crumpled mulberry paper and globs of oil paint.
- Her use of abstract effects in the service of representation is striking and makes her art complex.
- They resemble cone-like wall sconces, and the colorful abstract shapes covering their surfaces appear to glow like stained glass windows.
- These two shows, a few months apart, displayed the tactile and abstract effects she wrings from such small-scale marks.
- Several artists claimed to be the first to paint an abstract picture, rather as early photographers had wrangled over who had invented the camera.
- She is represented by two unprepossessing abstract heads rendered in polychrome clay.
- The layers of abstract colour in her current work recalls another German painter, Gerhard Richter.
- The landscape background of Elizabeth's portrait in particular is remarkably abstract, using strong colour and thick impasto.
- For these abstract artists, the external world is mediated by internal feelings.
- Goodwin now works in both representational and abstract modes.
- The lower half of the artwork consists of dark splotches and torn-paper abstract effects.
- Rothko stresses that the contrast between abstract and representational painting is overdrawn, that all art has subject matter.
- I remember how Robert Motherwell didn't like the term abstract expressionism and preferred abstract automatism.
- It's a beautiful work of abstract colour and texture, of contrasting dark and light.
- Her work is abstract, using geometrical shapes subtly arranged and typically painted in soft colours.
- This sort of abstract illusionism brings to mind certain early canvases by Bridget Riley.
1(summary)resumen masculinocompendio masculinoextracto masculino
2(painting)cuadro abstracto masculino
2(draw off)(substance) extraer
3(abridge)(book) condensar(book) compendiar
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