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form criticism

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A method of textual criticism, applied especially to the Bible, for tracing the origin and history of certain passages through systematic study of the writings in terms of conventional literary forms, such as parables, proverbs, and love poems.

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form criticism

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(Bible) literary criticism concerned esp with analysing the Bible in terms of the literary forms used, such as proverbs, songs, or stories, and relating them to their historical forms and background
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The project team will work with governments in Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, Paraguay, and Mexico to form critical partnerships so that pilots can be taken to scale.
Our unique combination of deep Layer 7 protocol inspection and behavioral modeling form critical core technologies that offer new database infrastructure insights for our partners, governments, and enterprise customers - including the world's largest financial service companies," said DB Networks' Chairman and CEO Brett Helm.
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Jim Baker, director of UT Arlington Intercollegiate Athletics, called the Texas Trust partnership a significant endorsement of the University's programs and goals and an opportunity for the credit union to form critical relationships with individuals and local businesses.
They form critical production links where unplanned downtime or time-consuming maintenance is intolerable.
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Williams said the baby boomer generation "dropped the ball" and did not strive to form critical connections with Black youth.
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