Sublimification

Sub`lim`i`fi`ca´tion


n.1.The act of making sublime, or state of being made sublime.
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In the case of the prostitute, her sacralized body, which is easily devoured, implies both an aesthetization and a sublimification of the body, in this case of an immoral and lower-class body.
Maria Bonita becomes the profane counterpart to the Virgin of Guadalupe, the Virgen Morena; both represent the highest degree of sublimification of mestizaje in order to fulfill a cultural and a religious purpose, respectively.