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respective
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

14 uses
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Definition
relating separately to the people or things just mentioned
  • When citybound frequent connection by train or tram from their respective intermediate station or terminal.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (67% in)
  • ...Fottrell and a silk umbrella with gold handle with the engraved initials, crest, coat of arms and house number of the erudite and worshipful chairman of quarter sessions sir Frederick Falkiner, recorder of Dublin, have been discovered by search parties in remote parts of the island respectively, the former on the third basaltic ridge of the giant's causeway, the latter embedded to the extent of one foot three inches in the sandy beach of Holeopen bay near the old head of Kinsale.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (98% in)
  • On this knotty point however the views of the pair, poles apart as they were both in schooling and everything else with the marked difference in their respective ages, clashed.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (40% in)
  • The pink edition extra sporting of the Telegraph tell a graphic lie lay, as luck would have it, beside his elbow and as he was just puzzling again, far from satisfied, over a country belonging to him and the preceding rebus the vessel came from Bridgwater and the postcard was addressed A. Boudin find the captain's age, his eyes went aimlessly over the respective captions which came under his special province the allembracing give us this day our daily press.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (64% in)
  • Did Bloom discover common factors of similarity between their respective like and unlike reactions to experience?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (1% in)
  • What were then the alternatives before the, premeditatedly (respectively) and inadvertently, keyless couple?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (3% in)
  • Dietary: concerning the respective percentage of protein and caloric energy in bacon, salt ling and butter, the absence of the former in the lastnamed and the abundance of the latter in the firstnamed.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (11% in)
  • What lines concluded his first piece of original verse written by him, potential poet, at the age of 11 in 1877 on the occasion of the offering of three prizes of 10/-, 5/— and 2/6 respectively for competition by the Shamrock, a weekly newspaper?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (18% in)
  • ...and of local interest, the anticipated diamond jubilee of Queen Victoria (born 1820, acceded 1837) and the posticipated opening of the new municipal fish market: secondly, apprehension of opposition from extreme circles on the questions of the respective visits of Their Royal Highnesses the duke and duchess of York (real) and of His Majesty King Brian Boru (imaginary): thirdly, a conflict between professional etiquette and professional emulation concerning the recent erections of the...
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (19% in)
  • What, the enclosures of reticence removed, were their respective parentages?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (23% in)
  • What sound accompanied the union of their tangent, the disunion of their (respectively) centrifugal and centripetal hands?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (52% in)
  • ...policy of 500 pounds in the Scottish Widows' Assurance Society, intestated Millicent (Milly) Bloom, coming into force at 25 years as with profit policy of 430 pounds, 462/10/0 and 500 pounds at 60 years or death, 65 years or death and death, respectively, or with profit policy (paidup) of 299/10/0 together with cash payment of 133/10/0, at option: a bank passbook issued by the Ulster Bank, College Green branch showing statement of a/c for halfyear ending 31 December 1903, balance in...
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (80% in)
  • An indistinct daguerreotype of Rudolf Virag and his father Leopold Virag executed in the year 1852 in the portrait atelier of their (respectively) 1st and 2nd cousin, Stefan Virag of Szesfehervar, Hungary.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (81% in)
  • In motion being each and both carried westward, forward and rereward respectively, by the proper perpetual motion of the earth through everchanging tracks of neverchanging space.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (99% in)

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