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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of prolonging something.

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  • In other words, your definition tells that the passion for perpetuation is the cause of love, and perpetuation the end to be accomplished.
  • They do not reason that the need for perpetuation is the cause of passion; and that human passion, working through imagination and worked upon by imagination, becomes love.
  • The lecture under discussion was concerned with a matter called perpetuation of type.
  • Yes, local government played a role in perpetuating racism, but it is unclear weather it was the dominant role in the long term perpetuation of racism in the South. for more
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