• A polyphonic composition, developed from a given theme orthemes, according to strict contrapuntal rules. The theme is firstgiven out by one voice or part, and then, while that pursues its way,it is repeated by another at the interval of a fifth or fourth, andso on, until all the parts have answered one by one, continuing theirseveral melodies and interweaving them in one complex progressivewhole, in which the theme is often lost and reappears.All parts of the scheme are eternally chasing each other, like theparts of a fugue. Jer. Taylor.

  • a state which is entered after the mass consumption of a reality changing substance (often copious amounts of an alchoholic beverage). while in this state, the affected person(s)will behave in an extremely erratic way, often making little or no sense and will lose most or all of their motor skills. i