Origin of referential
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Examples from the Web for referential
Perhaps the word “hipster” has now lost all referential meaning.Why Do We Hate Hipsters So F'ing Much?
July 13, 2014
Chabon, though as referential as Pynchon, has never been one to code his allusions; he flies them proudly.‘Telegraph Avenue’: Michael Chabon on His Obsessive Novel of Fandom
September 11, 2012
Radin noticed that some of the contemporary work was referential—harking back to Vermeer, say, or Raphael.The Art App Boom
August 27, 2010
Compare a referential scenario, the first of the three which follow, with the other two.Dramatic Technique
George Pierce Baker
The written, as we know, almost constantly appeared together with other referential systems, especially images.
Paradoxically, the loss of the center also means that human beings lose their central role and referential value.
The advent of writing changed politics because it attached written testimony to it, which became a referential element.
What is of peculiar interest is the symptom in his malady called "referential ideas."Iconoclasts
Word Origin and History for referential
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