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multiform

 [mul´tĭ-form]
occurring in many forms; polymorphic.

pol·y·mor·phic

(pol'ē-mōr'fik),
Occurring in more than one form.
[G. polymorphos, multiform]

pol·y·mor·phic

(pol'ē-mōr'fik)
Occurring in more than one form.
Synonym(s): multiform, pleomorphic (1) , pleomorphous, polymorphous.
[G. polymorphos, multiform]
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My understanding of capital as multiform is drawn from Pierre Bourdieu's "The Forms of Capital." Bourdieu lays out a theory that encourages an allegorical reading of world-as-capital; he argues that capital is deeply relevant to human relationships traditionally considered removed from the realm of economics (familial and social interpersonal bonds, for instance).
At this point the infatuation of the water nymph eclipses the Persephone multiform. For the moment, readers are not thinking of Hylas on the threshold of adulthood, but rather of a young woman in the grip of a passion so strong she is helplessly beside herself: [phrase omitted] (In her helplessness she collected herself with difficulty, 1.1233).
Besides, the patient showed multiform skin lesions including eczema-like rashes and prurigo-like rashes, but not urticaria which is the typical lesion of MWS.
Many of the multiform films considered use complex narratives to create novel, unpredictable, and at times, shocking events and twists that offer spectators pleasures meant to compete with those offered by blockbusters" (18).
However, the grand tTheatre and the multiform theatre can also be combined into a super theatre with a 100m-long space for experimental theatrical possibilities.
* Transformable Lighting: In the issue's cover story, "Lighting for Multiform Theaters," John Lynn Sanford wrote about the "multiform theater," also known as the multi-purpose theater, where flexible lighting could adapt to accommodate theater performances such as dance or opera.
Brain tumors known as Glioblastoma multiform cancer (GBM) are a particularly insidious form of the disease because they just don't stay still.
In addition to the anthology, the book includes a unique multiform collaborative poem, to which 23 poets from around the world contributed.
Today, budget cuts, multiform and cross-border threats, and the Americans' wish to see the Europeans take on greater responsibility for their own security have created a whole new situation.
The book is divided into the following subparts: 1) Our Perception of Origins: New Perspectives on the Context of Christian Origins, 2) Adam and Enoch and the State of the World, 3) Apocalyptic Historiography, 4) Visions and Pseudepigraphy, 5) Bible and Apocrypha, 6) Multiform Transmission and Authorship, 7) The Transmission of Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha.
At a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Choe said North Korea "is ready to work with parties concerned to properly solve relevant issues through multiform dialogue and consultation, including the six-party talks."

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