Sentence Examples


  • Many brasses engraved between 1570 and 1585 are palimpsest, with brasses from the Low Countries on the reverse.
  • It is a palimpsest of agricultural history created as a by-product of farming.
  • A palimpsest of activities have produced this monument -- now as much as in prehistory.
  • As Hatoum struggles to rise, her limbs mark the sides of the container until they become a palimpsest of muddy traces.
  • The lowland English farming landscape is a rich palimpsest of settlement and exploitation.

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