fecundate

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to make fertile

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Hence the phallus, always metaphorically present but very rarely named, concentrates all the collective fantasies of fecundating potency.
Dali continues in this lyrical mode, claiming that pieces of his shed skin have been deposited, in fact, across the United States, represented by the American flag, that is, "lost in the folds of that night of the future illuminated by fifteen stars large as closed fists filled with seeds of liberty, and stirred by the patriotic wind which, coming from the fifteen states, makes the erect, fecundating and immobile serenity of the banners even more glorious.
These were the strange vanilla orchids that his master was so preoccupied with, and which were also the source of his vexation, because for a long time he had been looking for a method of fecundating the flowers in order for them to produce pods, which were selling for lucrative prices on the spice market.
The allegorical implications of Antonietta's tale are not far to seek--Il Duce's fecundating power over Antonietta signifies the regime's ability to make of her, and of the feminized Italian body politic as a whole, (3) the vessel for the engendering of a new breed of italianita, fathered by the Fascist agenda for power.
elicit the "carnivalesque" response of bewildering fecundating distressful delight'.