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#1 2006-06-03 23:31:24

klakritz
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From: Winchester Massachusetts
Registered: 2005-10-25
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'individious' for 'invidious'

Invidious distinctions and judgments divide people, but ‘invidious’ shares a root with ‘envy’ not with ‘divide.’ 700+ ghits, e.g.,

By joining Kaiser Permanente’s brief, CMA joins the nation’s largest HMO in opposing individious discrimination in medicine.
ec.gayalliance.org/articles/001250.shtml

The first is the fact that The Da Vinci Code is that most elusive and individious phenomenon – a word-of-mouth success.
www.danbrown.com/novels/davinci_code/ar … ccess.html

Key Issues in Sociological Theory
Arnason, Jóhann P. (2003), “East and West: From individious dichotomy to incomplete deconstruction”, in: Handbook of Historical Sociology, ...
www.ceu.hu/soc_ant/keyissuesinsociological.htm

Simultaneously, it also paradigmatically stands for what Mary Ann Doane refers to as the “individious network of invisible power relationships …
www.depauw.edu/sfs/backissues/77/silvio77.htm

There is no spirit of individious distinction, in thus separating the more intelligent from the less intelligent students, but merely an effort to …
www-tech.mit.edu/archives/VOL_039/TECH_V039_S0270_P002.txt

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