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unmediated

(ʌnˈmiːdɪˌeɪtɪd)
adj
formal not brought about or resolved by mediation between different parties
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Adj.1.unmediated - having no intervening persons, agents, conditions; "in direct sunlight"; "in direct contact with the voters"; "direct exposure to the disease"; "a direct link"; "the direct cause of the accident"; "direct vote"
immediate - having no intervening medium; "an immediate influence"
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The two narrative modes mainly appear in the reports (and particularly in the case of a motor (2)): epic when voice-over and sound bites are recounting, and dramatic when clean sound and short sound bites 'unmediatedly' display scenes in an ongoing present.
The normative power associated with promissory capacity--the will's power to bind itself directly and unmediatedly, without invoking the ordinary morality of fault and harm--is odd indeed.
This congealed multivocality makes it difficult for the author to directly and unmediatedly express his or her semantic intentions through the word.
Yet while he does explicitly reject the notion that a body is ever merely either its codification or its positioning and therefore does aim to "put matter unmediatedly back into materialism" (4), and while he does "part company with the linguistic model at the basis of the most widespread concepts of coding," Massumi explains that in no way is his definition of affective intensity intended to offer the body up as an ahistorical site of pure resistance.