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static -- as in: in a static state
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • I mean that the tragic emotion is static.
  • The esthetic emotion (I used the general term) is therefore static.
  • Static therefore, said Stephen.

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  • He was raised in a static village community where most people farmed in the same manner as their grandparents.
  • The web site is pretty static. Once you've seen it, there's not much reason to return.

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