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non·sense

(non'sens),
As used in genetics, relating to a mutation that causes a sequence such that the growing peptide chain terminates, often after several incorrect amino acid residues are incorporated.

nonsense

(nŏn′sĕns′, -səns)
n.
adj.
Genetics Of or relating to a mutation in a structural gene that changes a nucleotide triplet into a stop codon, thus prematurely terminating the polypeptide chain during protein synthesis.

non·sense

(non'sens)
genetics A mutation that causes a sequence such that the growing peptide chain terminates, often after several incorrect amino acid residues are incorporated.
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Fenton's explanation that Lawrence died at 44 and thus was "never much elder [sic]" than the young man who first published the poems is ludicrous--as is his assertion that Lawrence "was quite clear in his mind that he was the same person who had written the original poems." Fenton also nonsensically claims that his editorial strategy "at least ...
This patch of cells, in the fusiform gyrus, doesn't respond as strongly to letters arranged nonsensically and ignores words spoken aloud.
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The dialogue these characters speak is mostly in Kurdish, with touches of Arabic and occasional dabs of English picked up from television--especially by Satellite, who, not without some justice, nonsensically translates any and all news as "It will rain tomorrow: this is a code."
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If dialectical negativity is set up as the undisputable, all-consuming conclusion of philosophical dialectics, then to get at this so-called blind-spot, to displace the weight of dialectics with an alternative economy of absolute negativity, one has no choice, so says Derrida, but to greet negativity nonphilosophically, non-seriously, nonsensically. He writes, 'Laughter alone exceeds dialectics and the dialectician: it bursts out only on the basis of an absolute renunciation of meaning, an absolute risking of death, what Hegel calls abstract negativity' (FR, 256).
Nor was my mood lightened by the main course I chose from a section of the menu that was nonsensically entitled "avant garde".
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