Definition of predating

07-Nov-2017 02:54

The finest Greek sculptors of female nude statues include: Polykleitos (5th century), Phidias (c.488-431 BCE), Myron (Active 480-444 BCE), Praxiteles (Active 375-335 BCE), and Hagesandrus, Athenodoros & Polydorus (1st-2nd century BCE).Note: Predating Greek art by perhaps two Millennia, the Harappan culture of India's Indus Valley Civilization (3,000-1,000 BCE), was one of the first cultures to produce nude bronzes.It is possible that prae- in praeda primed some connotation of anteriority to a Roman, but I have to say I doubt whether it was significant in context. Aydin Orstan of the Snails’ Tails blog was incensed to read this part of a sentence from an article in The Journal of Molluscan Studies: “…lived there for an extensive period, predating the pinninds’ mantle.” What the authors meant to convey, says Dr Orstan, was that the carnivorous specimens recovered from inside the mantle cavities of several species of bivalves had been preying on the latters’ mantle tissue.Virgil wrote the Aeneid to show that Octavius' consumption of all power in Rome was valid because he was re-manifesting [email protected]: It is true that the Ancients, like the Humanists in some ways, entertained a cyclical view of history; but that was only one of several views that vied for dominance, depending on the genre, the period, etc.

A commenter at the Snails’ Tails post writes that he uses the term “depredate”, but I don’t think this is necessary or desirable, or even correct in this context (to my knowledge and my dictionary’s).One of its finest bronze works is The Dancing Girl of Mohenjo-Daro, a 6-inch statuette, cast about 2,500 BCE, using the lost wax method.An extraordinary piece of early Indian sculpture from the Asian bronze age.You'll meet other people in your age and interest group through a series of face-to-face six minute "pre-dates" in a private area at a local upscale restaurant/bar. After a successful "match" and quick exchange of e-mails, I asked Theresa to a local concert.Likely due to the successful "first-vibes" of our pre-date, we hit it off instantly and have been a couple ever since...." - More Speed Dating Success Stories -- Events near you!

A commenter at the Snails’ Tails post writes that he uses the term “depredate”, but I don’t think this is necessary or desirable, or even correct in this context (to my knowledge and my dictionary’s).

One of its finest bronze works is The Dancing Girl of Mohenjo-Daro, a 6-inch statuette, cast about 2,500 BCE, using the lost wax method.

An extraordinary piece of early Indian sculpture from the Asian bronze age.

You'll meet other people in your age and interest group through a series of face-to-face six minute "pre-dates" in a private area at a local upscale restaurant/bar. After a successful "match" and quick exchange of e-mails, I asked Theresa to a local concert.

Likely due to the successful "first-vibes" of our pre-date, we hit it off instantly and have been a couple ever since...." - More Speed Dating Success Stories -- Events near you!

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