striking

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striking

1. Cutting a molding with a plane.
2. Removing temporary supports from a structure.
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This was shown in several ways: by longer reading times for sentences rich in foregrounding, by higher ratings on a strikingness scale for such sentences, and by higher ratings for feeling.
What makes for dandification is panache or strikingness combined with rarity.
For it looks as though the clarity and strikingness of an impression do no more than establish an initial presumption in its favour, i.