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Synonyms for corposant

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As Dilworth has detected, the Corposant and the Aurora Australis mirror one another as "a pairing of two natural nocturnal lightshows, each verbally fiery and associated with dancing" (505): the St Elmo's fire or Corposant ominously burning with its "death-fires" that "danced at night" (128); and, later, the glory of the Aurora Australis or Southern Lights, "The upper air burst[ing] into life" as "a hundred fire-flags sheen" (313-14).
That imposes to the two corposants movements the cinematic coordination in the purpose that the generating point M cross cyclically along the generatrix G of the cylinder constant distances [p.