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dis·pa·rate

(dis'pa-răt),
Unequal; not alike.
[L. disparo, pp. -atus, to separate, fr. paro, to prepare]

disparate

(dĭs′pă-răt) [L. disparitas, unequal]
Dissimilar, not equally paired.
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It is only through the long and confused twilight of philosophic initiation that one can find one's way into interiority and achieve through self-appropriation a basis, a foundation, that is distinct from common sense and theory, that acknowledges their disparateness, that accounts for both and critically grounds them both.
The switch to the open-ended spaces of hypertext, which are multidimensional, non-sequential, lateral and inexhaustible, suddenly provided a model that, theoretically, might cope with the linguistic disparateness, the incommensurability of forms, the blinding diversity of topics and the supplement of data perceived to be in the field under study.
The urban narrator preserves the disparateness of the two voices, juxtaposing the regional perspective of Poor Joanna with an urban point of view.
Williams further notes that the disparateness, and limited nature, of the resources his team cites presents its own scholarly dangers.
The very disparateness of these events, and their undifferentiated amalgamation, as well as the totalizing, monumental nature of Moody's parting indictment, betray the insubstantiality of the guilt he urges on us, and the phantasmal quality in the feeling of victimization dominating his reflections.
For all its disparateness, this volume bears witness to the urgent centrality of the novel within modern European culture.