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passage
used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

5 uses
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Definition
a short part of a longer written work
  • Then Phaedrus feels a tugging to read the passage again, and he does so and then — what's this?
    Part 4 (59% in)

There are no more uses of "passage" flagged with this meaning in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.

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  • He's likely to miss a beautiful passage of sunlight through the trees.
    Part 3 (18% in)
  • There was a passage he had read and repeated to himself so many times it survives intact.
    Part 2 (18% in)
  • The passage is from a 1918 speech by a young German scientist named Albert Einstein.
    Part 2 (18% in)
  • And he is reading H. D. F. Kitto's The Greeks, a blue and white paperback which he has bought for fifty cents, and he has reached a passage that describes "the very soul of the Homeric hero," the legendary figure of predecadent, pre-Socratic Greece.
    Part 4 (57% in)

There are no more uses of "passage" in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.

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