Notes of a word-watcher, Hanching Chung. A first port of call for English learning.
ex parte, finagle, swatch, counterfoil
. The overall impression of locked-in, airtight harmony brings work of the late Al Held to mind, though certain pictures with compositional asymmetries also resemble cut pieces of printed cloth, swatches from a grand continuous fabric.
...without reference to original swatch.
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