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- adjective Resembling a
tepeeor some aspect of one.
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That seems to have been the idea behind Mr. Ronay's opening-night performance; he cocooned himself inside one of the sculptures, the tepeelike, crescent-topped "Masculine Pillar," making only slight movements to alert viewers to his presence.
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