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Palimpsest
Palimpsest Pal"imp*sest, n. [L. palimpsestus, Gr. ? scratched or scraped again, ? a palimpsest; ? again + ? to rub, rub away: cf. F. palimpseste.] A parchment which has been written upon twice, the first writing having been erased to make place for the second. --Longfellow.

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- digitizing European palimpsests Brief note on economic and cultural considerations in production of palimpsests PBS NOVA: "The Archimedes Palimpsest" Click on "What...
- by Lisa Wool-Rim Sjöblom, 2019 Palimpsests: Literature in the Second Degree, a book by Gérard Genette, 1982 Palimpsest (journal), an academic journal...
- The Archimedes Palimpsest is a parchment codex palimpsest, originally a Byzantine Gr**** copy of a compilation of Archimedes and other authors. It contains...
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- Palimpsest is a novel by Catherynne M. Valente, published in March 2009. It follows four separate characters as they discover and explore a mysterious...
- Palimpsests: Literature in the Second Degree is a 1982 book by French literary theorist Gérard Genette. Over the years, the book's methodological proposals...
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- In geology, a palimpsest is a geographical feature composed of superimposed structures created at different times. Palimpsest is beginning to be used...
- library's collection of palimpsests during the international Sinai palimpsests project. Palimpsests are notable for having been reused one or more times over the...
- Palimpsest is a 2009 science fiction novella by Charles Stross, exploring the conjunction of time travel and deep time. Originally published in Stross's...