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synonyms for inceptive

  • antecedent
  • basic
  • commencing
  • earliest
  • early
  • elementary
  • embryonic
  • first
  • foremost
  • fundamental
  • germinal
  • headmost
  • inaugural
  • inchoate
  • incipient
  • infant
  • initial
  • initiative
  • initiatory
  • introductory
  • leading
  • leadoff
  • nascent
  • opening
  • original
  • pioneer
  • virgin
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Design an upward and onward continuous carved border for wood and base it upon a vertical inceptive axis.
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In the foregoing examples the designs are more or less rigidly balanced over the inceptive axis or axis of symmetry.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
It is only necessary to have this inceptive axis pass through the enrichment zone of the panel.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
Figure 206 shows a design varied from formal balance over a central axis of symmetry or an inceptive axis.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
Note how the center line of both units in Figures 225 and 226 coincides with the inceptive axis of the structure.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
(g) Draw leading lines in sympathy with the contours of the panel, the inceptive axis, and the point of concentration.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
Free ornament for partly or fully enriched surfaces should be based and centered upon an inceptive axis of the structure.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
For high cylindrical forms draw inceptive axes similar to low cylindrical forms.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
(first column, Plate 52) Planning the original primary mass, with its inceptive axis suggested by the structure and intended use.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
Figures 358 to 367 are based upon vertical inceptive axes as appropriate to their intended service.
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