Published April 14, 2003 by 1st Books Library .
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Traduzioni aggiuntive: Inglese: Italiano: insubstantial adj adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (not having physical existence) immateriale agg invar aggettivo invariabile: Descrive o specifica un sostantivo; non è declinato ma resta invariato: "È stata una prestazione super": insubstantial adj adjective: Describes a noun.
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Not firm or solid; weak or flimsy: a shed made of insubstantial materials. Very small or negligible, as in importance, size, or amount: an insubstantial volume of traffic.
Lacking or appearing to lack substance or reality: "the insubstantial vapor of an autumn field" (Loren Eiseley). in′sub. Insubstantial ingredients are often the main ingredients of powerful spells and objects, an oath being the most powerful. The most unique example may well be the binding of Loki.
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From Infinity to Man ten insubstantial emanations – Sephirot; the contraction that allowed for The subtitle of Shyfrin’s book is The Fundamental Ideas of Kabbalah Within the.
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