.In film studies—a visually oriented discipline that is _____ backlit close-ups, eyeline matches,and voyeuristic gazes—scholars have often been tone-deaf to the sounds of music.
Consumers may think that genetic engineering of foods is something new, but humans have been modifying plants for ages; the _____ is not that new genes are introduced but that genes can now be moved from one species to another.
Although the compound is abundant in the environment at large, its presence in the air is not _____ ; only in the form of underwater sediment does it cause damage.
Deacon attempts what seems impossible: a book rich in scientific insights, in a demanding discipline,that nevertheless is accessible to _____ .
.Despite relying on the well-to-do for commissions,the portrait painter was no _____ : he depicted the character of those he painted as he perceived it.