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taken apart at the joints

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separated at the joint

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The pedant in me always formulates the response the imaginary robot in my head, EV3, would give (in case you are wondering, after disjointedly moving his upper body and arms he says in a monotone particular to robots of his caliber: 'EV3 Good Robot- REDUCE CARBON FOOTPRINT- ACTIVATED.
Thus, perhaps the book reads disjointedly because Carr wrote it in a disjointed fashion.
The first sentence aptly characterizes Gauguin's aphoristic and disjointedly anecdotal writing; the second makes explicit that the pages to follow will be constructed not only from the artist's own thoughts but also from the words of others, textual fragments that caught the artist's eye and that he harvested from a dizzyingly wide array of sources.
And even the sign in lights outside the Acapulco disjointedly read "Today, Sherlock Holmes.
This new clubhouse has some of the old world charm intact, albeit disjointedly, such as the overflowing cupboard of curios, rugs, plants and baroque paintings.
Rossellini, especially in the opening and closing episodes, provides few shots showing both cause and effect, stimulus and response, perceiving subject and perceived object, German and American, but chooses instead to supply the first term and then, disjointedly, the second.
Mamadou Badiane's concluding essay, "Leopold Sedar Senghor and Nicolas Guillen: Two Poets of Hybridization," explores how both the poetics and the poetry of these two Cuban poets depart from this biocultural arena to reach--through the conceptual composition of hybridization as wrongly lexicalized and disjointedly studied by scholars as Negrismo (Spanish) and Negritude (French)--a breathing space articulated by freedom.
When Lopez first discovers him on the LA streets, he's playing a two-string violin while rambling disjointedly about Beethoven, God and the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
We started very disjointedly, but exerted a lot of pressure in the second half.
He chose to learn how to focus his energy on the priority of each present moment rather than squandering it disjointedly among a jumble of competing priorities.
Douglas writes somewhat disjointedly, jumping from weighty subjects like Israel's troubled history and life after death to poker games at Frank Sinatra's house and the time he sort of misplaced then-Secretary of State Henry Kissinger.
She concludes her study with a look at the variety of concerns involved in the Council of Trent's formalization of Catholic practice, and shows that much of the Council's doctrine was formulated disjointedly, often in explicit response to the criticisms of reformers.
system emerged disjointedly a half-century ago in response to conditions vastly different from those faced by 21st century Americans.
Taylor then completely lost his poise in classic fashion, rabbiting on disjointedly about how he could not think of anything to come back with.
For each blend analysis, two TMDSC experiments had to be performed: one for a sample of rubber-rubber blend prepared by the mixing operation as described earlier, and the second for a sample simply composed of two rubbers that were disjointedly placed in a DSC pan.