inscape

inscape

[in-skeyp]
noun
the unique essence or inner nature of a person, place, thing, or event, especially depicted in poetry or a work of art.
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inscape (ˈɪnskeɪp)
 
n
the essential inner nature of a person, an object, etc
 
[C19: from in-² + -scape, as in landscape; coined by Gerard Manley Hopkins]

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