a.1.Used for sublimation; as, sublimatory vessels.
n.1.A vessel used for sublimation.
Vials, crosslets, and sublimatories.
- Chaucer.
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In the case of anorexic patients this lack of psychic robustness is revealed at puberty when the camouflage provided by the sublimatory activities begins to fail.
In addition, Acosta Cruz conceptualizes this political status as part of an almost sublimatory process: the wound of paternalistic colonialism and shameful dependency, along with the rage that oozed from that wound, were systematically soothed by the balm of independence.
Abstract painting would have to confront simultaneously both its originary and innate painterly sublimatory intentions (e.
As libidinal energy, desire is produced by that apparatus that transforms the drives into investments in objects, via binding systems that are at once super-egoic and sublimatory (and these cannot be separated: there is no superego without figures with whom to identify, without those identificatory figures produced by sublimation-the question being to know whether the reverse is also true).
These terms rely on a neoplatonic, upward, sublimatory movement away from material particularity, whereas Emerson's impersonal moves in the opposite direction.
them, it suggests for them a sublimatory outcome, it transposes
The graphic lifting away of, and from, profound masculine crisis (literary, intertextual, filmic) presents sublimation as the 'good work' of form, and all Denis's many subsequent theoretical glosses on and around the film must be viewed as a continuation of this sublimatory project.
Equally Kristeva's notion of maternity must also be re-read within a European Catholic tradition where the Madonna has a symbolic and potentially sublimatory place.
Here the power of words provides confessional comfort and sublimatory order.
The poem continues trying to protect the speaker from the spear-point of yearning by developing a professorial meditation on how absence is actually necessary to relationship, an idea which merges into the even more sublimatory idea that absence-from-mind is necessary to imagined relationship--but at the end we know the pain of yearning has not all been dissolved:
The symbolic meaning of the Hebrew texts is rational but the resonant treatment is like a process of amnesia regeneration, the intelligence in the Sensible, the understanding of the dissimulation, a new reality in the dimensional poetry of space, an allegory to movement like a filling-up by chaos close to a sublimatory obsession.
The oral stage of Clifford's erotic regression thus lacks the more nuanced implications of the earlier anal one--its sublimatory offshoots being altogether cruder, and its character-transformations simpler, starker and more stereotypical.