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See definition of palimpsest on Dictionary.com
  • as inmanuscript
  • as inparchment
  • as intabula rasa

synonyms for palimpsest

  • article
  • document
  • text
  • composition
  • hard copy
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How to use palimpsest in a sentence

The palimpsest of memory recalled with intensest vividness the Christian teachings of his childhood.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
She longed to penetrate below the surface and decipher the strange palimpsest of human life.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
What else than a natural and mighty palimpsest is the human brain?
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 356, JUNE, 1845VARIOUS
This shows that naturally, and without violent agencies, the human brain is by tendency a palimpsest.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 356, JUNE, 1845VARIOUS
You know perhaps, masculine reader, better than I can tell you, what is a Palimpsest.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 356, JUNE, 1845VARIOUS
And as he climbed that pitiless treadmill, on each man's face there could be deciphered the palimpsest of his soul.
THE TRAIL OF '98ROBERT W. SERVICE
Flamby Duveen he never tired of studying; she fascinated him like some rare palimpsest or Pythagorean problem.
THE ORCHARD OF TEARSSAX ROHMER
The heart of a woman is no undecipherable palimpsest for the successive register of fleeting impressions.
THE ORDEALCHARLES EGBERT CRADDOCK
A palimpsest containing fragments of various orations was recently destroyed by the fire at the Turin library.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 3VARIOUS
In that year Mai published at Rome, from a Vatican palimpsest, remains which make up about one-third of the whole.
THE STUDENT'S COMPANION TO LATIN AUTHORSGEORGE MIDDLETON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PALIMPSEST

  • article
  • composition
  • document
  • hard copy
  • palimpsest
  • text
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