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- ‘The technical failings of the anamorphic lens can be surmounted, but the aesthetics of a wide frame cannot be altered.’
- ‘The colours of the anamorphic landscape on the lid of the virginals also appear very bleached in the photograph.’
- ‘The anamorphic rendition shows occasional print damage, but few if any digital artifacts.’
- ‘The anamorphic video is not as worn as might be expected for a 40-year old black and white film.’
- ‘The group is interested in the systematics and biology of anamorphic fungi and agaric-like macrofungi.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.