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[in-skeyp] /ˈɪnˌskeɪp/
noun
1.
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/
noun
1.
the essential inner nature of a person, an object, etc
Word Origin
C19: from in-² + -scape, as in landscape; coined by Gerard Manley Hopkins
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