Genetic and Behavioural Patterns in Al-Xaliilian Metrics
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Al-Xaliilian Metrics has enjoyed attention and influence both as a cultural and an intellectual matter. For instance, it has been an object of cross-systemic comparisons and theoretical (re)interpretations. Subsequently, the system is either viewed from the angle of that of another poetic tradition or (re)analyzed in the context of some sophisticated linguistic perspective. In either case, the actual focal point may (inadvertently) not be Al-Xaliilian Metrics itself. The current theory casts its gaze single-mindedly on Al-Xaliilian Metrics, demonstrating that it is a self-sustained and self-explanatory mechanics, the internal structure of whose pivotal feature, the
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