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e·vo·ca·tion

(ev'ō-kā'shŭn, ē-vō-kā'shŭn),
Induction of a particular tissue produced by the action of an evocator during embryogenesis.
[L. evoco, pp. evocatus, to call forth, evoke]

e·vo·ca·tion

(ev'ō-kā'shŭn)
Induction of a particular tissue produced by the action of an evocator during embryogenesis.
[L. evoco, pp. evocatus, to call forth, evoke]

evocation

the induction of embryonic tissue by a chemical stimulus, for example, ECTODERM produces neutral material in the vertebrate embryo due to an evocator (see ORGANIZER REGION from the underlying CHORDAMESODERM.
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Hongerwebben is a compelling novel about human relations and a well-written though very pessimistic evocation of modern Western urban life.
The evocation or transposition of one sense (such as sound) by another (such as vision).
The shorter poems of the first section also deal with love, and poems such as "a girl in calabar" and "i compare you" are very effective in their evocation of images and musicality.
As usual in Suzuki's work, the evocation of the site's sacred character does not depend on any use of religious symbols.
The evocation of this period in American youth culture is sound: Arlene and Sheila hook up with kids as apparently simple and carefree as themselves.
Lee shows that while the commentaries of eighteenth-century critics like Pope, Guthrie, and Johnson discuss external notions of "character," nineteenth-century critics, like Coleridge, often praise the evocation of Hamlet's inner self as the chief excellence of the play.
Guillem's evocation of bustling village life even includes some occasional pointless shouting from the villagers.
As Cox munched on smoked salmon during a lunchtime interview, he talked about his picture's evocation of fundamental emotions, its "sense of loss and sense of hope.
The most successful aspect of the show was its evocation of the power this kind of work exudes in the context of the artists' own homes and yards, a quality that is often lost in sleeker, formalist presentations.
Even so, listeners will find lots to enjoy in this remarkable evocation of the life and times of a man born into a colonial system and educated at an elite public school who consciously reshaped his life and art and went on to produce the icons by which the 20th century resisted both class oppression and bureaucratic totalitarianism.
Furniture and fittings, such as the abstract evocation of an antique canopy over the bed, are similarly austere, and spaces flowing one into another are defined by strong, simple forms carefully modelled by light and shadow.
The ballet itself with all its cross-rhythms and formal intricacies is a subtler, and I feel more satisfying, evocation of Petipa grandeur than Balanchine's Theme and Variations.