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imagination

[L. imago, likeness]
The formation of mental images of things, persons, or situations that are wholly or partially different from those previously known or experienced.
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He has no existence except in the imaginations of his people.
"Well, Charley," Neil Partington said, as we discussed it on the wharf afterward, "I fail to see where your boasted imagination came into play this time."
"Imagination?" he demanded, pointing to the Streak.
"Of course," he added, "it's the other fellow's imagination, but it did the work all the same."
A curious proof of the subtlety of these Paul Ferroll books in the appeal they made to the imagination is the fact that I came to them fresh from 'Romolo,' and full of horror for myself in Tito; yet I sympathized throughout with Paul Ferroll, and was glad when he got away.
Vancouver, Canada, June 29, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Imagination Park Technologies Inc.
What is imagination? It is the ability to construct scenes, images and sounds, starting with existing or non-existing objects, living or non-living, earthly or alien, material or conceptual.
Again, through the power of your thoughts and imagination. Your imagination has the potential of turning things into reality.
Struck by the neglect of the material cause in aesthetic philosophy, Gaston Bachelard (1884-1962), the significant French thinker, wondrously contributed his penetrating search upon how matter engages our imagination and mind in the significant way, after his successful career as a scientific philosopher.
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Synopsis: Imagination allows us to step out of the ordinary but also to transform it through our sense of wonder and play, artistic inspiration and innovation, or the eureka moment of a scientific breakthrough.