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obverse

1. (of certain plant leaves) narrower at the base than at the top
2. Logic a categorial proposition derived from another by replacing the original predicate by its negation and changing the proposition from affirmative to negative or vice versa, as no sum is correct from every sum is incorrect
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Nevertheless saying so would be as unfair as flipping a coin with either only obverses or reverses.
These accounts include both a global panorama of the not-known or not-named in general--the unnameable universe; and a panorama of all the specific not-yet named, not-yet-knowable shadow obverses of all the specifics naming and knowing could not embrace.
The idea was to allow for more dramatic portraits on the obverses of the coins and better art elements on the reverses.