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sub·lime

(sŭb-līm'),
1. To sublimate.
2. To undergo a process of sublimation.

sublime

/sub·lime/ (sub-līm´) to volatilize a solid body by heat and then to collect it in a purified form as a solid or powder.

sublime

(sŭb-līm′) [L. sublimis, to the limit]
To evaporate a substance directly from the solid into the vapor state and condense it again. For example, metallic iodine on heating does not liquefy but directly forms a violet gas.
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Kant difere, pois, o belo do sublime; para ele, o sublime nasceria da constatacao de que o entendimento humano, face a fenomenos sensoriais de grandiosidade imensuravel, possui limites, nao podendo comportar todos os aspectos da realidade.
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Not least, Robertson shows, this clarifies the importance throughout Schiller's sublime of aesthetics as aisthesis.
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Sobre esta base, y despues de varios anos estudiando el tema, Lyotard entabla un profuso y constructivo dialogo con el marco reducido de la estetica de lo sublime kantiana.
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The "translation" of a concept of the sublime into epic theory has the potential to reorient our understanding of arguably the most prestigious genre of the sixteenth century.
What Ascari and Knight add to this by-now standard account of detection's disciplinary impact is an eye for the persistence of the sublime as "the underground river" of later detective fiction that despite--or, perhaps more accurately, because of--its repression by the Enlightened forces of rational investigation "enduringly remains the dynamo of excitement and anxiety that both drives the narrative of crime and insistently demands its euphemisations" (10).
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It presented new work by Marc Quinn, who after subverting classical ideals of perfection in his sculptures of disabled models has begun dismantling Romantic notions of the sublime in a series of distorted and degraded three-dimensional seascapes.