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malleable

 [mal´e-ah-b'l]
susceptible of being beaten out into a thin plate.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mal·le·a·ble

(mal'ē-ă-bŭl),
Capable of being shaped by being beaten or subjected to pressure; a property of certain metals such as gold and silver.
[L. malleus, a hammer]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

mal·le·a·ble

(mal'ē-ă-bĕl)
Capable of being shaped by being beaten or by pressure; a property of certain metals such as gold and silver.
[L. malleus, a hammer]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Placings (played, billiards, snooker, darts, dominoes, whist, points): Old Thornaby 35 60 57 49 32 30 228; Stockton Buffs 35 57 51 40 32 40 220; Hardwick B 35 40 47 39 43 42 211; Elmtree Soc 35 60 47 37 40 26 210; Hardwick A 35 41 30 32 37 47 187; TUC 35 22 27 43 39 44 175; Malleable 35 20 13 40 32 44 147; Newtown 35 14 46 23 28 32 143; St Pats 35 23 13 18 39 23 116; Roseworth 35 13 19 29 30 20 111.
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Allucquere Stone and others have convincingly argued that VR encourages a new interrogation of Being, as once unalterable conditions, such as the relation between subject and bodily identity, are suddenly rendered malleable (at least in theory).|8~ If VR may become an ontological testing ground, hypertext permits an exploration of some of the tenets of poststructuralism, creating "an almost embarrassingly literal embodiment" of such issues as authorship, multiply centered texts, and the active power of the reader.|9~ The rhetoric may be more modest than that of Vr, but by emphasizing an active, creative, and free reader who not only follows but forges links between units of writing, hypertext, like VR, presents itself as a liberating "space" of empowerment.
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