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bucolic

a pastoral poem, often in the form of a dialogue
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The bucolically named Sanctuary Park Alien Relocation Camp continues in the fine tradition of such South African euphemisms as the Representation of Natives Act (1936; further reduces black suffrage, thereby not letting them be represented) or the Bantu Education Act (1953; enforces separate and unequal instruction, rather than promoting education).
The first drink of the day: ritually after six o'clock, a time to stop work, sit in the garden, share conversation or stare bucolically into space listening to the birds.
The shot pans to the left, from the sea towards the coast, past a stage and flakes,1 until it focuses on a saltbox house, laundry waving bucolically in the wind; the melody, still tentative, seems vaguely familiar.