separatrix


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separatrix

(ˈsɛpəˌreɪtrɪks)
n, pl separatrices (ˌsɛpəˈreɪtrɪˌsiːz)
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) another name for solidus1
[via New Latin from Late Latin, feminine of sēparātor one that separates]
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Noun1.separatrix - a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of informationseparatrix - a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information
punctuation mark, punctuation - the marks used to clarify meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases
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And so a notion of the real--which Rosalind Krauss, writing at the time, called "sensuous immediacy" and Dan Graham, speaking of his own pavilions, referred to as the "actual"--became the primary art/architectural separatrix of the era and in fact still haunts the production and reception of pavilions today.
The important question on whether the serpentine acceleration along the separatrix [H.
The gap between the separatrix and filaments defining the coils is everywhere bigger than 140 cm, and there is access for maintenance through ports between the coils (14).