Streaminess


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Stream´i`ness


n.1.The state of being streamy; a trailing.
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Green spectra take on vegetal characteristics that typify the "streaminess" of association (thus Coleridge sees "wild-weed spectres" of illusion and "grasslike Streaks" on his muslin curtains).
(11.) See N 1770 and Jerome Christensen's commentary on Coleridge's concern that "streaminess of association eddies into the misdirection of bad passions" (Coleridge's Blessed Machine of Language [Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1981] 90-93).