exotica
noun plural Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of exoticus Date: 1828 things excitingly different or unusual; especially literary or artistic items having an exotic theme or nature

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  • Exotica — is a musical genre, named after the 1957 Martin Denny album of the same title, popular during the 1950s to mid 1960s, typically with the suburban set who came of age during World War II. The musical colloquialism, exotica , means tropical ersatz …   Wikipedia

  • Exótica — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Exotica Título Exótica Ficha técnica Dirección Atom Egoyan Producción Camelia Frieberg Robert Lantos Atom Egoyan Guión …   Wikipedia Español

  • Exotica — war eine populäre Spielart des Jazz. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Musikstil 2 Bedeutende Vertreter 3 Berühmte Alben 4 Songs …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Exotica — est un film canadien réalisé par Atom Egoyan, sorti en 1994. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique 3 Distribution 4 Lien externe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • exótica — f. ☛ V. exótico …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • exotica — [eg zät′i kə, ig zät′i kə] pl.n. [ModL < L, neut. pl. of exoticus, EXOTIC] foreign or unfamiliar things, as curious or rare art objects, strange customs, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Exótica — ► sustantivo femenino México DANZA, ESPECTÁCULOS Bailarina de cabaret. * * * exótica. f. V. exótico. * * * Exótica ● Título original:Exotica ● País:Canadá ● Año:1994 ● Duración:102 min. ● Género: ● Producción:Camelia Frieberg, Atom Egoyan ●… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • exotica — [[t]ɪgzɒ̱tɪkə[/t]] N PLURAL You use exotica to refer to objects which you think are unusual and interesting, usually because they come from or are related to a distant country …   English dictionary

  • exotica —    (ek ZAH tih kah) [Latin] Strange, glamorous, or strikingly unusual objects; works of art or styles from a foreign country.    Among the exotica displayed were some museum quality pieces of Indian beadwork …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

  • exotica — /ig zot i keuh/, n.pl. exotic things or objects. [1875 80; < L, neut. pl. of EXOTICUS EXOTIC] * * * …   Universalium

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