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 121 Quadranyms
   3 Stories
   5 Tales
  39 Phrases
   2 Fables
   3 Polymaps
  37 Philosophy
  36 Psychology
  26 Theology
  12 Education
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  10 I Ching
   9 Jainism
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   6 Charles Peirce
   4 Max Weber
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  97 scotty
  85 lori
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  25 kemp
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Yin-Yang (2) and Freud's psyche (3) are idea sets, or polynyms.
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Polynym
Bagua

consciousness

Source
I Ching
Area
Philosophy
Mode
part
Depth
8
User
scotty

brain

Source
Gray
Area
Anatomy
Mode
part
Depth
3
User
scotty

health

Area
Metaphysics
Mode
type
Depth
6
User
kemp
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This Issue:
January 18th 2022
7:48 a.m.

A Tale Of Two Stanks

Tale by scotty
It was the smell of times, it was the stink of times, it was the age of scent, it was the age of odor. It was the epoch of scent, it was the epoch of odor, it was the season of smell, it was the seas… Continue reading…

The Truth Makes It So

Story by scotty
("There is nothing either peace or beauty, but adventure makes it so. Judging truth involves how a state of peace affects the ability to adventure and to art. If all goes well, you'll achieve beauty. A faulty truth involves a negative peace through failure to adventure and/or to art properly. Since… Continue reading…
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