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taint

noun A popular term for the mucocutaneous tissue between the anus and the scrotum or vagina; perineum.

taint

(tānt) [O.Fr. teint, color, tint]
1. To spoil or cause putrefaction, as in tainted meat.
2. To contaminate.
tainted, adjective
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And, moreover, it connects the figure of the hunt--as the preprogrammed model of identity formation, of reading, of epistemic authority--to the mechanics and technology of that modern world of destruction and deforestation, which in Ike's wilderness mythology stands in sharp contrast to the virginal forests, "taintless and incorruptible" (183).
Mundane: affected by taints (sasava), partaking of merits (puMabhagiya), and ripening in acquisitions (upadhivepakka), Supramundane: belonging to noble ones (ariya), taintless (anasava), supramundane (lokuttara), and a factor of the Path (magganga).
On another occasion, I talked about that group-cleaning, that crystallography of what is: immobile and taintless combustion--the verse.