confabulatory


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con·fab·u·late

 (kən-făb′yə-lāt′)
intr.v. con·fab·u·lat·ed, con·fab·u·lat·ing, con·fab·u·lates
1. To talk casually; chat.
2. Psychology To fill in gaps in one's memory with fabrications that one believes to be facts.

[Latin cōnfābulārī, cōnfābulāt- : com-, com- + fābulārī, to talk (from fābula, conversation; see fable).]

con·fab′u·la′tion n.
con·fab′u·la′tor n.
con·fab′u·la·to′ry (-lə-tôr′ē) adj.
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confabulatory

adjective
In the style of conversation:
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An evening "visits the sky," and together "they gossip about the bellflower's love affairs" as if the intersubjective chatter springs beyond that which human language can know, beyond the always-already social strictures and codified structures of "the human flower" and into confabulatory spheres where "another kind of existence" is witnessed.
Amidst this confabulatory morass of dreams and nightmares, Carlos Fermin has abandoned his interoceanic fantasy, and has established a stone crushing factory in the centre of Providencia, which is supplying the raw materials for the construction of Block 43.