disjecta membra

English translation: scattered remains or fragments

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Latin term or phrase:disjecta membra
English translation:scattered remains or fragments
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02:43 Jan 25, 2002
Latin to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
Latin term or phrase: disjecta membra
while at other times we are confronted by the "disjecta membra" of a poetry which never quite emerges.
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Scattered remains/fragments
Explanation:
Scattered remains or fragments, especially when talking about written work.
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Marina Khonina
Turkey
Local time: 19:02
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Thank you so much for your help! :)
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4 +2Scattered remains/fragments
Marina Khonina


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Scattered remains/fragments


Explanation:
Scattered remains or fragments, especially when talking about written work.


Marina Khonina
Turkey
Local time: 19:02
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2
Grading comment
Thank you so much for your help! :)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Flavio Ferri-Benedetti
5 hrs

agree  xxxJon Zuber: That's what it means. It appears to be misused in your text, though it's hard to tell without more context.
9 hrs
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