éclaircissement

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éclaircissement

(eklɛrsismɑ̃)
n
an exposition or elucidation of something that is unclear
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é•clair•cisse•ment

(eɪ klɛr sisˈmɑ̃)

n., pl. -ments (-ˈmɑ̃)
French.
clarification; explanation; enlightenment.
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The next day there was an eclaircissement. Adrienne owned who she was, gave my history, acquainted Mrs.
Rushworth had set off early with the great news for Sotherton; and she had fondly hoped for such an immediate eclaircissement as might save him the trouble of ever coming back again.
She is so fond of him, Rebecca thought, that she will forgive him anything: she is so used to me that I don't think she could be comfortable without me: when the eclaircissement comes there will be a scene, and hysterics, and a great quarrel, and then a great reconciliation.
* Le Parlement demande une eclaircissement sur le progres l' achevement des budgets.
Puis, dans une perspective plus thematique, elle distingue deux types d'ajouts, en etendue et en profondeur, dont l'etude la conduit a affirmer que "les parentheses sont l'instrument privilegie de ce lent et difficile eclaircissement pour traverser les apparences qui est au coeur de l'esthetique proustienne; elles expliquent, au sens etymologique--ex-plicare: deplier, derouler--ce qui, sans cet effort d'analyse, resterait confus; ce sont autant d'auxiliaires precieux d'un Narrateur qui se veut avant tout un traducteur" (p.
Eclaircissement avec le JourdainC*AprE s la mort d'un nombre de personnes dans la rE[umlaut]gion du Mafraq, due Ea l'absorption d'eaux non potables, les incidents d'intoxication causE[umlaut]s par la consommation de shawerma au poulet atteint de salmonellose, dont la mort d'une personne dE[umlaut]clarE[umlaut]e jusqu'Ea maintenant, sonne Ea nouveau l'alarme sur l'E[umlaut]tat sanitaire en Jordanie.
The Arabic text in parentheses seems unnecessary here, and the phrase could more functionally be rendered as "Section on Abrogation." The technical terms mugmal, mubayyan, and bayan are rendered "equivoque," "clair," and "eclaircissement" (pp.
Early on in the text the starting point for Jorn's gradual eclaircissement is described: "A white Christmas Eve, and it was only the snow which spread brightness, no gleam from the streetlights, no lights in the windows.
Likewise, the long, and complexly varying, 'Get thee to a Nunnerie' scene, studied in the threefold version, presents the textually minded reader with many an eclaircissement not so easily won from a conflated text with textual apparatus.
Le major-general Kaki a souligne que cet atelier vise a donner un eclaircissement aux citoyens sur les lois qui renforcent la protection des droits de l'homme et la sensibilisation de la communaute en ce qui concerne les lois sur les droits de l'homme.
Costello does not always seem to distinguish between the Robbe-Grillet descriptive vignette and the Ur-Joycean epiphany, which may be descriptive but must embrace insight containing resonances of past, present and future encapsulated within a coruscant moment of eclaircissement. He has done fruitful research into the identity of E.C.