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  • 2; 1908): (i.) that represented by the fragmentary palimpsest of the Ambrosian Library at Milan (A, 4th century A.D.), discovered in 1815 by Cardinal Mai and now accessible in the Apograph of Studemund, edited by Seyffert (1889); (ii.) that represented by the Palatine MSS.
  • 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.

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