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el·lip·sis

(ē-lip'sis),
Omission of words or ideas, leaving the whole to be completed by the reader or listener.
[G. ek-, out, + leipsis, leaving]

ellipsis

[ilip′sis]
(in psychiatry) the omission by a patient of meaningful thoughts and ideas while undergoing therapy.

ellipsis

(ē-lĭp′sĭs) [L. ellīpsis fr. Gr., a falling short, defective]
In psychoanalysis, omission by the patient of important words or ideas during treatment.
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More subjects were nonovert in same-subject contexts, indicating that lexical argument ellipsis is a general cohesion strategy.
The resultant focus on SBJ, DO, and IO makes it possible to compare our findings with research from other languages, since claims concerning the asymmetry between subject and object ellipsis typically concern only direct objects.
With the spine like a mast and the glass like a sail, Ellipsis Eclipses will connect with the maritime tradition of the city.
Perhaps the fullest formula under which to indicate the intended aspects of their treatment of ellipsis would be to say that incomplete sentences are pointedly elevated to the status of expositors of distinct, albeit partial, propositions, their descent distilled to that of direct base generation.
Ellipsis Communications is one of the area's renowned strategic marketing & lead generation firms, working with clients such as Qwest Communications, Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems and many others.
Founded in 2000, Ellipsis Digital Systems develops integrated silicon and software platforms for broadband communications systems.
The research of Ellipsis scientists was highlighted in a pioneering study published in the October 2001 issue of Nature Genetics magazine by Rioux, et al.
Hassle-free integration, design flexibility and production cost are all critical issues to OEMs," explained Erhan Ercan, director of Marketing at Ellipsis.
Mark Woodward, head of careers at Bablake, said: "We are very grateful to The Ellipsis for donating sales of their EP to the charity.
We see the future of the WLAN as a totally embedded application to be included within the silicon of complementary products," stated Don Levy, chief business officer of Ellipsis.
Tomorrow his Newcastle commission, a 12-metre high glass and steel sculpture called Ellipsis Eclipses will be unveiled at The Gate in a 10am ceremony.