yonic


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yonic

(ˈjəʊnɪk)
adj
(Hinduism) Hinduism of or relating to a yoni
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This is not to say that black holes, or yonic symbology broadly speaking, carry the same affective potential, or the same set of cognitive associations, for every person, or even within each theoretical framework.
Differential teratogenic effect of alcohol on embr yonic development between C57BL/6 and DBA/2 mice: a new view.
She learned from criticism, both constructive (the exhibition rightly cites Lucy Lippard as a crucial voice) and sexist, all of which she used as narrative fuel in her yonic 1974 "Rejection Drawings" series, in other words, the exhibition showcased the ways in which a young Chicago never stood still in her corner.
It is important to note the contaminating power of the abject, in order to make the argument that Kate bears her femininity as both self-identification and what David Halperin calls "an extreme form of disidentification"--a struggle that marks Kate's development throughout the novel: to identify with either the phallic (on the assumption that masculinity is a priori the norm) or the yonic (68).
Others -- such as a large red door held firmly closed with nine silver locks, surrounded by a fine ring of sand -- are yonic abstractions.
This is the first poetry collection for Wila member Charmaine Carreon, who won second prize for English Poetry in the 2012 Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature for her poems in "The Yonic Lover.
The flower's beauty that is "its own excuse for being" provides delight: the bloom is "To please the desert," to serve as a "charm," to make the water "gay," and to create--in blatantly sexual, both phallic and yonic imagery--in a "damp nook," a place where "might the red-bird come his plumes to cool" as he seeks to "court" this flower that, in a sort of poetic love triangle, is "the rival of the rose.
6) If colonialism endangers Irish masculinity, then it is not surprising that this fear of emasculation or castration generates multiple projections, including those of yonic teeth.
De Bray substitutes the murderous gaze of Jael for the seductive gaze of the prostitute, the phallic nail and hammer for the yonic, feminine lute.