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External World (257 categories and 5257 metaphorical connections)
  • 1A The Earth (28 categories and 363 metaphorical connections)
  • 1B Life (32 categories and 563 metaphorical connections)
  • 1C Health and Disease (4 categories and 115 metaphorical connections)
  • 1D People (8 categories and 81 metaphorical connections)
  • 1E Animals (20 categories and 410 metaphorical connections)
  • 1F Plants (7 categories and 153 metaphorical connections)
  • 1G Food and Drink (4 categories and 205 metaphorical connections)
  • 1H Textiles and Clothing (2 categories and 106 metaphorical connections)
  • 1I Physical Sensation (15 categories and 385 metaphorical connections)
  • 1J Matter (38 categories and 769 metaphorical connections)
    • 1J01 Alchemy (2 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Of/pertaining to alchemy; Alchemy (general); Alchemy; Alchemical elements; Alchemical properties; Alchemical processes; Equipment; Colours; Alchemical treatises/works
    • 1J02 Chemistry (18 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Of/pertaining to chemistry as a science; By/in relation to a chemical process; Chemistry as a science; Of/pertaining to branches of chemistry; By means of specific branches of chemistry; Branches of chemistry; Of/pertaining to a general chemist; General chemist; Specific types of chemist; Chemical theories; Equipment/apparatus; Handle equipment/apparatus; Chemical tests; Subject to a chemical test; Indicators; Chemical assay/analytical chemistry; Analyse chemically; Valency; That forms (a) chemical bond(s); Chemical bonding; Form a chemical bond; Of/pertaining to chemical structure/stereochemistry; As regards chemical structure/stereochemistry; Chemical structure/stereochemistry; Change configuration of chemical structure; Isomerism; Change into an isomer; Exhibiting/arising from mesomerism; Mesomerism; To exhibit mesomerism; Of/pertaining to polymorphism; Polymorphism; Form a stable complex; Combine chemically; Fix in combination; Subject to action relating to chemical properties; By means of electrolysis; Become converted into ions; Convert into/produce ions; Periodicity; Isotopes; Hydrogen; Metals; Lithium; Beryllium; Sodium; Magnesium; Aluminium; Treat with aluminium; Potassium; Calcium; Scandium; Titanium; Vanadium; Chromium; Manganese; Iron; Cobalt; Nickel; Copper; Zinc; Gallium; Rubidium; Strontium; Yttrium; Zirconium; Niobium; Molybdenum; Technetium; Ruthenium; Rhodium; Palladium; Silver; Silver - to turn into; Cadmium; Indium; Tin; Caesium; Barium; Lanthanum; Cerium; Praseodymium; Neodymium; Promethium; Samarium; Europium; Terbium; Dysprosium; Holmium; Thulium; Ytterbium; Lutetium; Hafnium; Tantalum; Tungsten; Rhenium; Osmium; Iridium; Platinum; Gold; Mercury; Thallium; Lead; Bismuth; Polonium; Francium; Radium; Actinium; Thorium; Protactinium; Uranium; Neptunium; Plutonium; Americium; Curium; Berkelium; Californium; Einsteinium; Fermium; Mendelevium; Nobelium; Lawrencium; Rutherfordium; Hahnium; Siderophiles; Metallogens; Metalloid/semi-metal; Boron; Silicon; Germanium; Arsenic; Antimony; Tellurium; Astatine; Non-metals; Carbon; Nitrogen; Oxygen; Phosphorus; Sulphur; Selenium; Halogens; Fluorine; Bromine; Iodine; Chlorine; Noble gases; Helium; Neon; Argon; Krypton; Xenon; Radon; Organic ; chemistry; Carbon; Graphitization; Hydrocarbons; Alcohols; Ether; Etherification; Aldehydes/alkanals; Ketones; Amides; Amines; Alkalamides; Imides/imines; Azines; Carbohydrates; Sugars; Convert starch into sugar; Monosaccharides; Oligosaccharides; Polysaccharides; Chitinization; Artificial sweeteners; Acids obtained from plants/trees; Acids obtained from lichens; Acids obtained from fungi; Of/pertaining to acids obtained from animals; Salts, esters or anions of organic acids; Acid anhydrides; Salts, esters or anions of organic acids; Esters; Organic bases; Alkaloids; Organic compounds; Substances from oils and fats; Chemicals from tar; Substances from plants/trees, etc.; Neutral substances from plants; Bitter Principles; Substances in fungi; Substances from animals/humans; Urea; Substances from insects; Poisons; Accepting hydroxyl group; Introducing hydroxyl group; Organic ions; Metalation; Organic dyes; Convert into compound with two diazo groups; Processes/reactions attributed to chemists; Biochemical tests; Biochemical analytical techniques; Polymer chemistry; Monomer; Named monomer; Prepolymer; Polymers; Cause to be stereoregular; Industrial polymers (named); Rubbers (named); Polymers (named others); Macromolecules; Polymolecules; Polymerization; Resinification; Analytical techniques; Polymer properties (cross-linkage); Crystallography (of/pertaining to); Crystallography (general); Crystal (general); Formation of twins; Crystal types; Formation of twins; Structures and forms; Crystal forms; Crystal systems; Crystal symmetry; Truncation; Crystal lattice (interstitially); Crystal lattice; Crystal habit; Crystal irregularities (glide); Crystal inclusions (within a crystal); Occlusion; Crystallization; Physical chemistry; Thermochemistry; Phases; Solid phase (supercooled); Fluids; Viscosity; Solutions (hydrotropy); Solutions; Solutions (concentration); Solvents and solutes; Solvents and solutes (solvolysis); Colloid; Suspension; Aggregate; Mesophases; Molecularity; Chemical kinetics; Activity coefficient; Zeta potential; Chemical substances; Bases; Salts; Treat with salts/alums; Esters; Convert into ester; Pertaining to atomic chemistry; In the manner of atoms; Resins and plastics; Chemical processes/reactions; Organic salts; Organic chemistry; Elements and compounds; Ions/ionization/electrolysis; Chemical reactions/processes
    • 1J03 Weight, heat and cold (85 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Properties of materials; Pertaining to weight; Heavy; Heavily; Weight/relative heaviness; In respect of heaviness; Have weight; Light; Lightly; Lightness; Make light/lighter; Having temperature of a specific kind; Temperature; Modify the temperature of; Measurement of temperature; Of/pertaining to heat; In the manner of heat/as heat; Heat; Be hot; Heating/warming; So as to heat/warm; Heating/making hot/warm; Out of the cold; Heat/make hot/warm; That which/one who heats; Subjection/exposure to heat/fire; Subject/expose to heat/fire; Boiling; In a boiling manner; Action of boiling; Boil; Boil/cause to boil; Burning/on fire; With burning effect; Burning; On fire; Burn/be on fire; Burn/consume by fire; A fire; Pertaining to/of nature of fire/fiery; Ablaze/aflame; Fire/flame; Ablaze/aflame; Become fire; Cold; Coldly; Coldness; Make cold; Cooling agent/appliance; Incombustible; Quality of being incombustible; Extinguished; Extinguishing fire; Become extinguished; Extinguish (fire); Burning, fire, flame, ash;
    • 1J04 Solidity and density (30 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Constitution of matter; Dense/solid; Densely; Density/solidity; In solid form; Become (more) dense/solid; Make dense/solid; Solid rather than fluid; State of being solid rather than fluid; Thick enough to retain form; State of being thick enough to retain form; Be thick enough to retain form; Give consistency to; Viscous; In a viscous manner; Viscosity; Become viscous/thicken; Make viscous/thicken; Having close texture; Close texture
    • 1J05 Lack of density (13 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Of small density; With small density; Lack of density; Become less dense; Make less dense
    • 1J06 Granular texture (2 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Granular; Granular texture; Become granular/form grains; Form into grains/granules
    • 1J07 Fine and coarse texture (8 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors fine texture; coarse texture; fibrous texture; grain of wood; horny texture; lumpiness; fine; coarse; composed of angular particles; fibrous; resembling the grain of wood; having a steel grain; of texture of horn; free from lumps; full of lumps; full of hard fragments; resembling a tendril; reduced to fragments by a grater; to a finer consistency; with coarse texture; like horn; so as to form lumps; become coarse; form lumps; make fine; make coarse; make horn-like in texture; Other specific kinds of texture
    • 1J08 Strength (33 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Strong; Strength; Be strong/not give way; Make strong/tough
    • 1J09 Weakness (22 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Weak; In a weak/flimsy manner; Weakness; Give way under force/pressure; Make weak
    • 1J10 Hardness (30 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Hard; So as to be hard; Hardness; Become hard; Make hard
    • 1J11 Softness (46 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Soft; In a soft manner; Softness; Become soft; Soften; Pliable; Pliably; Pliableness; Be pliable; Make pliable; Types of softness
    • 1J12 Unctuousness (10 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Unctuous; Unctuousness
    • 1J13 Semi-fluidity (7 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Semi-fluid; Semi-fluidity; Constitution of matter
    • 1J14 Liquid (20 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Liquid; Made liquid; In a liquefying manner; Making/becoming liquid; Become liquid; Make liquid; Melting; Melt; Action/process of melting; Dissolving; Action/process of dissolving; Dissolve; Diluting; Action/process of dilution; Dilute; Making liquid/melting
    • 1J15 Water (7 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Of/pertaining to water; In/after manner of water; Water; Actions/processes of water; Put water into
    • 1J16 Humidity (3 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Consisting of moisture; In relation to measurement of humidity; Moisture/humidity; Be/become humid; Render humid/expose to vapour
    • 1J17 Wetness (26 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Wet; In a wet manner/state; Condition of being/making wet; Be wet; Be wet by exposure to elements/falling in water; Make wet; Slightly wet; In a slightly wet manner; Condition of being slightly wet; Be/become slightly wet; Make slightly wet; Very wet; In a very wet manner; Condition of being/making very wet; Very wet; Be/become very wet; Make very wet; Action of flushing/swilling; Flush/swill; Immersed/dipped; Action/process of immersing/dipping; Immerse/dip; Submerged; In a state of submersion; Condition of being submerged/action of submerging; Submerged under water; Be submerged; Submerge; Soaked/steeped; In a soaking/steeping manner; Action/process of soaking/steeping; Be soaked/steeped; Soak/steep; Absorbent; Absorbently; Action/process of absorbing; Absorb; Able to be drained; Action/process of extracting; Obtain water flow by priming pump; Lose liquid/moisture by draining; Extract liquid
    • 1J18 Leaking and outpouring (10 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Liquid which has been emitted; Emit liquid; Emit; Emitted copiously; Action/process of emitting copiously; Be emitted; Emit copiously; Pertaining to/characterized by exudation; In an exuding manner; Action/process of exuding; Exude; Characterised by having leaks; In a leaking state/condition; Action/process of leaking; Leak: of liquid; Leak away: of water; Let in through a leak; Spilled; Action/process of spilling/that which is spilled; Spill; Overflowed; Overflow
    • 1J19 Flowing and floating (39 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Flowing; Action/process of flowing; Flow profusely; Flow; Action/fact of pouring/being poured; Pour out; Pour; That squirts/issues in jets; Squirted/jetting/spouting; Action/process of squirting/issuing in a jet; Squirt/issue in a jet; Squirt liquid; Spraying; Action/process of spraying; Spray; Splashed; In a splashy manner; Splash; Action/process of splashing; Sprinkled; Action/process of sprinkling; Sprinkle water/liquid; Sprinkle; Liquid/something with liquid; That drips/falls in drops; In drops/drips; Action/process of dripping/falling in drops; Drip/fall in drops; Drip/drop; Percolating; Percolation; Pass through by percolation; Cause to percolate; Still/not flowing; Fact of being still/not flowing; Be still/cease flowing; Cause to be/become still/without flow; Floating; Afloat; Action/process of floating; Float; Cause to float
    • 1J20 Dryness (14 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Dry; In a dry manner; Dryness; Become dry
    • 1J21 Gas (11 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Of/pertaining to gas; Gas; Emit gas; Becoming/making into gas; Become gas; Make into gas/produce gas from; Effervescent; In effervescent manner; Gas/air in liquid/effervescence; Effervesce; Effervesce/froth; Charge with air/gas to cause effervescence
    • 1J22 Air (19 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Of the nature of/composed of air; In an airy/aerial manner; Air; Moving air; Move (of air); Set (air) in motion; Fresh air; Freshen (air)
    • 1J23 Physics and mechanics (11 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Pertaining to/used in physics; Physics; Pertaining to mechanics; Mechanics; Force; Stress/force exerted and tending to deform; Subject to stress; Of/pertaining to gravitation; Gravity; Fluid mechanics; Dynamics; Force in operation; Dynamics; Fluid dynamics; Pertaining to statics; Statics; Pertaining to thermodynamics; In relation to thermodynamics; Thermodynamics; Pertaining to kinematics; In relation to kinematics; Kinematics; Energy/power of doing work; Supply with energy; Types of motion
    • 1J24 Electromagnetism and atomic physics (21 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Pertaining to electromagnetic radiation; By means of radiation; Electromagnetic radiation; Emit; Connected with emission; Radio wave; Cast back; Pertaining to microwaves; Microwave; Function as maser; Emanating from the sun; Involving radiation; Solar radiation; Be affected by solarization; Affect by solarization; Pertaining to heat; By means of heat; Heat; Emit rays; Emit in rays; Pertaining to conduction; By means of hysteresis; Transmission of heat; Convect; Conduct, convect; Cooling; Low temperature physics; Undergo supercooling; Subject to supercooling; Pertaining to light; By light; Light; Pertaining to a focus; Near to axis; Emission of light, radiation; Emit rays of light; Concentrate again; Radiate/transmit light; Pertaining to refraction, refractive; In a refracted manner; Refraction; Undergo scattering; Refract; Diffracting, deflecting; Tending to diffract; Diffraction; Interfere; Diffract, deflect; Reflecting; By reflexion; Reflection; Reflect; That polarizes; By means of measurement; Polarization; Exhibit polarization; Cause polarization; Pertaining to photometry; By means of measurement; Intensity of light, luminosity; Become luminescent; Measure; Powered by a laser; Laser; Undergo process; Subject to processes; Of the chromatic action of light; Chromatism; Ascertain elements; Pertaining to sound; Science of sound; Allowing passage of sound; Away from axis; Sound-waves; Emit sound-waves; Emit, transmit; Pertaining to audible frequencies; Vibration; Scatter component tones; Pertaining to instruments; By means of instrument; Instrument for analysing vibration; Pertaining to/using electricity; By means of electricity; Electricity; Use friction; Pertaining to bioelectricity; Electricity in living organisms; Polarize again; Apply galvanism to; Of field: powerful; In direction of strength; Area of influence; Pertaining to voltaic electricity; By means of voltaic electricity; Galvanism, voltaism; Exhibit polarization; Produce electromotive force; Pertaining to thermal effects; Voltaic/galvanic battery; Recharge; Charge; Thermo-electric battery; Pertaining to electrolysis; By means of electrolysis; Electrolysis; Cover by electrolysis; Capable of polarization; With regard to poles; Electric polarization; Acquire polarity; Cause polarity; Charged with electricity, live; By means of a capacitator; Electric charge, electricity; Become charged; Charge; Pertaining to discharge; With disruption; Discharge of electricity; Of discharge: come into being; Discharge; Electro-magnetic; By means of electro-magnetism; Electrically induced magnetism; Cause to rise; Pertaining to induction; By induction; Electro-magnetic induction; Produce by induction; Consuming no power; Electric current; Take tree-like form; Of electricity: pass through; Having same frequency; Alternating current; Record with oscillograph; Pertaining to flow; In the manner of a sinusoid; Flow of electricity; Characterized by resistance; By ohmic resistance; Resistance; Pertaining to conduction; By means of conduction; Transmission of electricity, conduction; Conduct without resistance; Transmit electricity; Connected with the earth; Conduction to earth; Connect to earth; Connected with transport systems; Conductor used in transport; Pertaining to contact; Connexion, contact; Connect; Electrically charged; Wire as conductor; Furnish with wires; Serving to insulate; Without conduction; Non-conduction, insulation; Escape; Insulate; Varying; By means of an oscillograph; Voltage; Increase/regulate; Pertaining to potential; In manner of potentiometer; Electrical potential; Pertaining to photovoltaics; By means of photovoltaics; Photovoltaics; Of device: live; Electrical appliances/devices; Reach working temperature; Insert plug; Electric light; Form arc; Operate light; Forming circuit; Connected; Circuit; Complete circuit; Connect; Circuit-breaker; Interrupt circuit; Of plug: having a fuse; Fuse; Furnish with fuse; Causing/undergoing short-circuit; Short-circuit; Establish short circuit; Having a switch; Device to open/close circuit; Connect/disconnect; Pertaining to electrotechnics; Electrical engineering; Pertaining to control; Divert by shunt; Driven by electricity; Operation of machinery; Regulate current; Phase; Bring into phase; Prevent interference; Prevention of interference; Provide with safeguards; Powered by electric motor; By means of star connexion; Motor; Move in response; Pertaining to dynamo; Changing without sparks; Dynamo; Cause excitation; Pertaining to armature; Armature; That generates; Generator; Transformer; Of core: suffer loss; Convert; Allowing preferential flow; Rectifier; Allow preferential flow; Pertaining to hydro-electricity; Electrical power, electricity; That generates electricity; Place of power generation; Reduce supply; Distribution system; Cease operating; Supply power to system; Pertaining to magnet/magnetism; By means of/in respect of magnetism; Magnetism; Magnetize; Earth magnetism; In a polar manner; Magnetic devices/materials; Acquire polarity; Pertaining to electronics; By means of electronics; Electronics; Be temporarily connected; Of signal: increased/decreased; Signal; Suffer overmodulation; Specific attributes of circuits; Thermionic; Thermionic valve; Utilizing cathode(s); In the manner of an oscilloscope; Cathode-ray tube; Show on screen; Pertaining to buncher/klystron; Utilizing electronic properties of solids; Solid state physics; Possessing no resistance; Superconductivity; Change to non-superconducting state; Having properties of semi-conductor; Semi-conductivity; Introduce charge carriers to; Employing transistors; Transistor; Reach/exhibit saturation; Use transistors in; Semi-conductor diode; Of science: dealing with molecular phenomena; By collision; Atomic physics; Arrangement in crystal; Of/pertaining to ions; By means of ions; Ion; Producing ionization; Ionization; Become converted into ions; Produce ions; Pertaining to plasma dynamics; Plasma/ionized gas; Of/pertaining to the spectrum; As regards the spectrum; Decomposition of light, spectrum; Reach saturation point; Cause emission; Pertaining to instruments; By means of instrument; Study of spectra; Of a particle: atomic; Particle physics; Pertaining to Coulomb's discoveries; Apparatus for detecting charged particles; Increased in speed; Particle accelerator; Accelerate; Causing scattering; Action of dispersing particles; Undergo scattering; Disperse particles; By means of strong interaction; Particle avoiding strong interaction; Pertaining to electrons; Equally in all directions; Electron; Pertaining to a muon; Muon; Neutrino; Pertaining to hadron; Particle participating in strong interaction; Pertaining to meson; Meson; Pertaining to baryon; Baryon; Undergo scattering; Cast neutrons; Quark; Pertaining to photons; Photon particle; Pertaining to a nucleus; Atomic nucleus; Remove from nucleus; Pertaining to radioactivity; By means of radioactivity; Radioactivity; Emit radiation; Subject to radiation; Producing radiation-like effects; Ionizing radiation; Protect from radiation; Reflected; Alpha radiation; Of phosphor: fluoresce; Reflect; Beta radiation; Having powers of penetration; Gamma radiation; Expose to gamma rays; X-rays; Expose to X-rays; Of si+D281ngle wavelength/energy; Study of crystals by X-rays; Make monochromatic; Causing radioactivity; Making radioactive; Become radioactive; Make radioactive; Change of one element into another; Change into another element; Made luminous; Spontaneous emission of light; Make luminous; Pertaining to measurement; By a radiometric method; Measurement of ionizing radiation; Restrict discharge; Pertaining to radioisotope; By means of radioisotope; Radioactive isotope; Pertaining to nuclide; By means of radioactive decay; Radioactive nuclide; Lose radioactivity; Labelled with radioactive isotope; Radio-active label; Label with isotope; Undergoing fission; Nuclear fission; Split into fission products; Cause fission; Within a reactor; Nuclear reactor; Of reactor: become self-sustaining; Close down; Powered by nuclear energy; Nuclear fuel; Of final: undergo fission; Enrich (reactor/fuel); Pertaining to nuclear reaction; Nuclear fusion; Undergo fusion; Transmit to stratosphere; Pertaining to quanta/quantum theory; In manner of quantum theory; Quantum theory; Apply quantum theory; Pertaining to quantum mechanics; In the manner of quantum mechanics; Quantum mechanics; Apply renormalization; Pertaining to wave mechanics; In the manner of wave mechanics; Wave mechanics; Pertaining to symmetry; Symmetry, conserved properly; Pertaining to waves and particles; In a unitary manner; Matrix mechanics; Pertaining to quantum electrodynamics; Quantum electrodynamics; Induce electric dipole moment; Quantum field theory; Subject to time reversal; Raising energy level; In a superradiant manner; Raising energy level, excitation; Raise energy level; Having orbital motion; Electron shell; Designating spin interaction; In vibronical manner; Electron spin; Produce alignment of spins; Coupled; Multiplet; End interaction; Pertaining to types of magnetism; Magnetism attributed to electron spin; Pertaining to relativity; In a relativistic manner; Relativity; Treat relativistically; Pertaining to space-time; Space-time; Nuclear explosion; Particle avoiding strong interaction (electron, muon, neutrino); Electronic devices/components; Electronic phenomena; Electrical power; incl. generation and distribution; Electrical engineering, electrical components
    • 1J25 Light (38 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Light; Shine; Intensity of light
    • 1J26 Flickering and glowing light (19 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors flash; flare; gleam/glimmer/flicker; spark/glittering light; glow; flashing; not producing a flare; gleaming/glimmering/flickering; glittering/sparkling; glowing; of light: uniform/equable; in a flashing manner; in a gleaming/glimmering/flickering manner; in a sparkling manner; in a glowing manner; in a mellow manner; sparkle/glitter; glow/shine as if on fire; emit (light, etc.) with a flash; emit (fire, etc.) as/like sparks; glow more than; incandescence; luminescence; fluorescence; phosphorescence; incandescent; luminescent; fluorescenct; phosphorescent; incandescently; in a phosphorescent manner; become luminescent; fluoresce; phosphoresce; incandesce; make incandescent; make phosphorescent; Light emitted under particular conditions; Light emitted in particular manner
    • 1J27 Illumination (13 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Of/pertaining to illumination; Illumination; Be/become illuminated; Illuminate
    • 1J28 Reflection (10 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Reflective; By reflection; Reflection; Be reflected (of light); Reflect
    • 1J29 Natural light (15 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Emit beams (of a luminary); Naturally occurring light
    • 1J30 Artificial light (3 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors An artificial light; Having a torch/torches; Like a torch; Torch; Candle; Support/holder for a candle; Electric light; Artificial light defined by light-source
    • 1J31 Fireworks (1 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Of/pertaining to fireworks; In the manner of a firework; Firework
    • 1J32 Transparency and opacity (15 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Transparent/translucent; Transparently/translucently; Transparency/translucence; Be transparent; Make transparent/translucent; Opaque; Opaquely; Opacity; Become opaque; Render opaque
    • 1J33 Darkness (40 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Dark/without light; Darkly; Darkness/absence of light; Become dark; Make dark; Dim/not bright; Dimly; Dimness/absence of brightness; Grow dim/lose brightness; Make dim; Dark/gloomy; Darkly/gloomily; Darkness/gloom; Be dark/gloomy; Make dark/gloomy; Cutting off light; Intercepting/cutting off of light; Be intercepted/cut off; Intercept/cut off (light)
    • 1J34 Colour (36 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Pertaining to colour; Colour; Coloured; State/mode of having colour; Colourless; Absence of colour; Lose colour; Colouring; Become coloured; Colour; Painted; Painting; Paint; Staining; Stain; Pertaining to dyeing; Dyeing; Dye; Colouring matter; Changing colour; Change of colour; Change colour; Change colour of; Science of colour; Quality of colour
    • 1J35 Individual colours (37 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors White; Whitely; White/whiteness; White thing; Making/becoming white; Whitening; Become white; Make white; Whitener; Black; Black/blackness; Black thing/matter; Blackening; Making/becoming black; Become black; Make black; Blackening agent; Red; Red/redness; Be red; Surpass in redness; Red thing; Making/becoming red; Become red; Make red; Red colouring matter; Pink; Green; Green/greenness; Green thing; Becoming green; Making/becoming green; Become green; Make green; Yellow; Yellow/yellowness; Yellow thing; Becoming yellow; Making yellow; Become yellow; Make yellow; Blue; Blue/blueness; Blue substances; Made blue; Making blue; Make blue; Blue colouring matter; Brown; Brown/brownness; Becoming brown; Making/becoming brown; Become brown; Make brown; Grey; Grey/greyness; Grey thing; Become grey; Make grey; Grey pigment; Purple; Purple/purpleness; Purple thing; Turning purple; Become purple; Make purple; Purple dye; Purple dye/pigment; Orange
    • 1J36 Pattern and variegation (13 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Variegated; Variegation; Be variegated; Variegate; Iridescent; Iridescence; Be iridescent; Make iridescent; Striped; Stripiness; Stripe; Chequered; Chequered pattern; Chequer; Marked with rings of colour; Ring of colour; Mark with rings of colour; Patchy; Patch of colour; Become patchy; Mark with patches; Spotting; Spot of colour; Be spotted; Spot
    • 1J37 Good condition (5 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Undecayed; Not subject to decay; State of being undecayed; In good condition/repair; Remain undecayed
    • 1J38 Bad condition (37 metaphorical connections) Show descriptors Not in good condition; Bad condition of matter; Deteriorated in condition; Deteriorate in condition; Cause bad condition in
  • 1K Existence and Causation (6 categories and 135 metaphorical connections)
  • 1L Space (7 categories and 527 metaphorical connections)
  • 1M Time (10 categories and 120 metaphorical connections)
  • 1N Movement (10 categories and 363 metaphorical connections)
  • 1O Action (23 categories and 461 metaphorical connections)
  • 1P Relative Properties (37 categories and 402 metaphorical connections)
  • 1Q The Supernatural (6 categories and 99 metaphorical connections)