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ENIGMA

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Enhancing Neuro Imaging Genetics through Meta-Analysis (see Project ENIGMA)
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Augustine, as Cook points out, assumes that Paul used the word ainigma deliberately to mean the rhetorical trope, and moves from the standard definition of it to the idea that we ourselves, made in the image of God, are enigmas of the divine, especially in our use of language.
Since coded language is often used by the oppressed, the cryptic language of the Enigmas may be the result of her precarious relationship with religious authorities in Mexico.
Just as the Surrealists made miragelike enigmas in what they experienced as the wasteland of the everyday world, their artistic descendents manufactured enigmas in the actual wasteland that the world became during the violence of World War II.
One can hardly level the same charge against Sparling's experimental Seven Enigmas, a stunning celebration of humans' desire to comprehend and savor the cosmic surround.
Raymond La Charite's "The Framing of Rabelais's Gargantua" (3-18) is a lively analysis of the book's two enigmas, though I don't quite see why the tennis-game enigma shows that Theleme "harbors a disquieting and deceptive inside" (15).
As will be recalled, Faith Eckler reported in the May 2011 Word Ways that Jeff Grant had discovered that this riddle first appeared, attributed to one Miss Eliza Hurst, in the 1782 edition of the Ladies' Diary almanac, where it was the first in a group of riddles entitled "New Enigmas to be answered in next Year's Diary.
For a long time the prodigious enigmas in the preceding chapter [Rep.