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ENIGMA

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Enhancing Neuro Imaging Genetics through Meta-Analysis (see Project ENIGMA)
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Not only that, I am in doubt about the Royal Mail's idea of good service as to not tell me what the parcel contains whilst asking me to blindly pay for such an enigmatical thing.
Instead, Huigens makes the provocative, if somewhat enigmatical, claim that punishment theory is "orthogonal to" theories of legality.
Enigmatical in the extreme, but something nasty is evolving out there.
The Times of New York was less circumspect, going on to gush of how "the most revealing passages in the Judas manuscript begins [sic], 'The secret account of the revelation that Jesus spoke in conversation with Judas Iscariot during a week, three days before he celebrated Passover'"--a conversation in which Jesus is supposed to have told Judas that he "will exceed all of" the other disciples, "For you will sacrifice the man that clothes me." This enigmatical statement, we are helpfully informed, refers to Gnostic teachings.
Miroslav Lazarevni is the author of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Enigmatical Magic Squares), published in Belgrade in 1999, which displays 314 eight-squares (accompanied by one-line definitions of all words therein), as well as 1112 eight-squares, 40 nine-squares and 5 ten-squares that have appeared in various Serbian publications between 1934 and 1998.
The English historian Geoffrey Elton, for example, consigned Acton to "the honorable oblivion which that unproductive monument really deserves" and lamented how fellow Cambridge historian Herbert Butterfield wasted so much of his life trying to "make sense of a bogus enigma." (1) Some of Acton's own contemporaries had difficulty understanding him, as in the case of John Morley, who found him "fatally addicted to the oblique and the allusive." The historian and Anglican bishop Mandell Creighton thought his writing was "enigmatical" and "terribly obscure."
Keppler speaks of "two worlds: the world of light--the familiar safe, clean, orderly world of home and 'family'; and all around this world the 'other world'--the dark, passionate, monstrous, enigmatical world of 'outside'" (109).
Granting that Korean unification is indeed an enigmatical problem, why should scholars be so concerned with the problem of Korean unification?
More than many perhaps, Forman is a resistant subject who persists in being engagingly enigmatical; and in reading through the manuscripts he chose to create and preserve one wonders whether he didn't intend to leave us with precisely that impression.
In The Three Shadows (1881), the ballad question-answer format, employed in An Old Song Ended, is distilled into a deliberately enigmatical lyric form in which the male speaker remembers, as he speaks to his lady in the present, a past self-interrogation, in which the question of the shadowy, indecipherable lady's amorous feelings were the issue.
In the final decade of his life, Grandville gave considerable attention to what Marx would soon call "the enigmatical character of the product of labor." Grandville's 1843 illustrations for Petites miseres de la vie humaine are described by Giorgio Agamben in Stanzas: Word and Image in Western Culture (University of Minnesota Press, 1993): "In a leaky faucet that cannot be turned off, in an umbrella that reverses itself, in a boot that can be neither completely put on nor taken off and remains tenaciously stuck on the foot...the prophetic glance of Grandville discovers...
As caretaker of Vera, her duty is to teach the girl "common sense," recognizing that she is the child of a mother who only dreams: "We are not all like your mother, confounded among the beautiful and enigmatical choices, unable to move or to teach the pawn to move....