"In comparison, the pistol atomization is like a broad Gaussian bell distribution, covering more than the necessary area which at the end results in overspray and in a loss of paint. "
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.