- Blank slateA blank slate is something that hasn't been developed or described in any detail.
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blank slate — noun, pl ⋯ slates [count] 1 : someone or something that is still in an original state and that has not yet been changed by people, experiences, etc. She viewed her students as blank slates, just waiting to be filled with knowledge. 2 : something… … Useful english dictionary
blank slate — noun Date: 1980 tabula rasa … New Collegiate Dictionary
Blank Slate (The Outer Limits) — Infobox Television episode Title = Blank Slate Series = The Outer Limits Caption = Season = 5 Episode = 8 Airdate = 2 April, 1999 Production = 96 Guests = Dale Midkiff Writer = Episode list = List of The Outer Limits episodes Prev = The Human… … Wikipedia
blank-slate or blank-paper hypothesis — See tabula rasa … Dictionary of sociology
The Blank Slate — The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature is a best selling 2002 book by Steven Pinker arguing against tabula rasa models of the social sciences. Pinker argues that human behavior is substantially shaped by evolutionary psychological… … Wikipedia
slate — I. /sleɪt / (say slayt) noun 1. a fine grained rock formed by the compression of mudstone, that tends to split along parallel cleavage planes, usually at an angle to the planes of stratification. 2. a thin piece or plate of this rock or a similar … Australian English dictionary
Slate Springs, Mississippi — Infobox Settlement official name = Slate Springs, Mississippi settlement type = Village nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = Location of Slate Springs, Mississippi… … Wikipedia
Blank Rome — Infobox Law Firm firm name = Blank Rome LLP firm logo = headquarters = Philadelphia, Pennsylvania num offices = 9 offices (1 international) num attorneys = approximately 500 num employees = practice areas = Lobbying, admiralty law, intellectual… … Wikipedia
blank — Synonyms and related words: Olympian, absence, absolute, aloof, arid, awayness, backward, bald, bare, barren, bashful, bewildered, black, blah, bland, blankminded, bleached, blind, blind alley, bloodless, box, calm, cecal, characterless, chasm,… … Moby Thesaurus
clean slate — Synonyms and related words: blamelessness, blank, bloodless revolution, bouleversement, breakdown, breakup, cataclysm, catastrophe, clean sweep, cleanliness, cleanness, clear conscience, computer revolution, convulsion, counterrevolution, debacle … Moby Thesaurus