musive

musive

(ˈmjuːsɪv)
adj
relating to or forming a mosaic
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149), viewing his use of quotation and linguistic reproduction as a continuation of the Medieval Jewish "Musivstil" (musive style).
The poetic technique Scholem referred to in this context is called "musive style," a common method of medieval Hebrew poets' weaving "biblical verses and verse fragments into their poetry, often transforming the significance of the citations they imployed" (150).