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Overview page. Subjects: Art.

Term coined by Marcel Duchamp in 1932 to describe the motor- or hand-powered Kinetic sculptures of Alexander Calder and soon extended to those he produced where the movement is caused by...

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mobile

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 19 words.

downwardly (or upwardly) mobile moving to a lower (or higher) social position; losing (or gaining) wealth and

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Mobile

Celia Britton.

in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 195 words.

Text by Butor, published 1962. Mobile belongs to none of the normal generic categories. Subtitled ‘Étude pour une

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Mobile

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 627 words.

City in Alabama (pop. 195,111; metropolitan area: 412,992; 2010 US Census). Mobile was settled in 1702 as the first capital

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mobile

Julia Cresswell.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 215 words.

[LME]

In the 21st century the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word mobile is probably

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Mobile

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Text by Butor, published 1962. Mobile belongs to none of the normal generic categories. Subtitled ‘Étude pour une représentation des États‐Unis’, it is an intertextual montage of very...

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mobile

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

A portable telephone using a cellular radio system, so that users are no longer confined to a fixed spatial location as they were with fixed telephones based on landlines. In the UK, before...

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mobile

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

Term coined by Marcel Duchamp in 1932 to describe the motor- or hand-powered Kinetic sculptures of Alexander Calder and soon extended to those he produced where the movement is caused by...

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mobile ethnography

Helen Roby.

in A Supplementary Dictionary of Transport Studies

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport. 44 words.

A qualitative research method aimed at exploring cultural phenomena while mobile. Mobile ethnography aims to capture the cultural phenomena of

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Mobile IT

Carsten Sørensen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Management Information Systems

July 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Knowledge Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 12725 words.

This article counters the fact that there is relatively little research that broadens the focus to include the range of mobile information technologies (IT) and aims to outline the main...

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mobile payments

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Social Media

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 16 words.

Credit and debit transactions made using a mobile device instead of cash or cards.

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