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a.1.Penetrating among or between other substances; penetrating each the other; mutually penetrative.
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The yin-yang model dictates a dynamic, interdependent, and interpenetrative process, which aims to reach a state of holistic equilibrium, productive integration, and cyclical transformation embedded in harmony and reciprocity (Chen, 2013).
During 1998-2002, major keywords included squamous cell carcinoma, OC, p53 and expression, and cooperative research was interpenetrative and integrative.
Explicitly employing Bergson's terminology from Time and Free Will, Sartre goes on to add that the ego is an abstract, infinite contraction of the material self, a 'virtual locus of unity' (Sartre, 2004: p 34)--or, more specifically, it is, in relation to the past as facticity, an 'interpenetrative multiplicity', and in relation to the future, a 'bare potentiality', which is actualised and fixed when it comes into contact with events (p 38).
However, the net result of this absence is to leave the reader with a far more vivid impression of the astonishing challenge that Defoe has permitted Friday to mount against the moral and natural legitimacy of Christianity, a challenge that puts Christianity into interpenetrative dialogue with colonialism as an economic framework driven by self-interested necessity.
Rather than a liquid, interpenetrative monstrosity, however, Twilight celebrates a solid, unchanging ideal.
I would argue that the myths and the material institutional forces of the enslavement of Black people are mutually implicative and interpenetrative. I would also argue that white racism is a site of disguise and historical obfuscation, which brings me back to Malcolm X.
For while divine transcendence is revealed--as it must be, being spaceless and timeless--only within and as ontologically interpenetrative with consciousness, it also remains transcendence.
For Bakhtin, the blinkered, at times solipsistic existence of Tolstoy's characters presents a stark contrast to the expansive and interpenetrative universe modeled in the fiction of Fyodor Dostoevsky, an author whose work Bakhtin describes as uniquely "polyphonic":
Magnetite ([Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4]) is the ferrimagnetic materials and we can expect the appearance of magnetic properties for these glasses, but for production of porous magnetic glasses it is necessary to have the two-phase structure of glasses consisting of interpenetrative silica skeleton and chemically unstable phase, which can be removed at chemical etching of two-phase glasses [5].
Currently in the ecumenical world, these concepts are interactive, interpenetrative, interdependent, and inseparable.
Rather, as Robertson points out, they are complementary and interpenetrative. Roland Robertson, 'Glocalization: Time-Space and Homogeneity-Heterogeneity', in Mike Featherstone, Scott Lash and Roland Robertson (eds), Theory, Culture & Society.
This view of time as both fluid and interpenetrative is very relevant to the film, and a quick look at the framing sections of Radha's reverie will show this.