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  • 181ornamentation — noun 1. the state of being ornamented • Derivationally related forms: ↑ornament • Hypernyms: ↑state 2. the act of adding extraneous decorations to something • Syn: ↑embellishment • Derivationally rela …

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  • 182John Vanbrugh — Sir John Vanbrugh (pronounced Van bru ) (24 January 1664? – 26 March 1726) was an English architect and dramatist, perhaps best known as the designer of Blenheim Palace and Castle Howard. He wrote two argumentative and outspoken Restoration… …

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  • 183Tibetan Buddhist canon — The Tibetan Buddhist canon is a loosely defined list of sacred texts recognized by various sects of Tibetan Buddhism. In addition to sutrayana texts from Early Buddhist (mostly Sarvastivada) and Mahayana sources, the Tibetan canon includes… …

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  • 184Postmodern architecture — was an international style whose first examples are generally cited as being from the 1950s, and which continues to influence present day architecture. Postmodernity in architecture is generally thought to be heralded by the return of wit,… …

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  • 185Palmette — era to decorate: # the fronts of ante fixae, # the upper portion of the stele or vertical tombstones, # the and its continuation as a decorative frieze on the walls of the same, and # the cymatium of a cornice. Though generally known as the… …

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  • 186Deconstructivism — This article is about the architectural style or movement known as deconstructivism. For the philosophical idea, see deconstruction. For other uses, see deconstruction (disambiguation). Libeskind s Imperial War Museum North in Manchester. A prime …

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  • 187Coins of the Lithuanian litas — The modern coinage of Lithuania was introduced in 1993. It is composed of coins denominated in centas (plurals centai and centų) and litas (plurals litai and litų) Contents 1 1, 2, and 5 centai 1.1 Specifications 2 10, 20, and 50 centų …

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  • 188Adolf Loos — Das Haus Steiner in Wien 13., St. Veit Gasse 10 …

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  • 189Akanthusfries — Akanthusblatt Korinthische Säule Akanthus (Endung latinisiert) oder Akanthos (altgriechisch …

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  • 190Klassische Moderne (Architektur) — Das rekonstruierte Bauhaus Dessau Moderne bezeichnet in der Geschichte der Architektur eine nicht genau abgegrenzte Architekturepoche. Es handelt sich dabei um eine international verwendete Formensprache, die innerhalb des heute klassische… …

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  • 191Mäanderlinie — Mäander im Straßenpflaster von Rhodos Der Mäander ist ein seit dem Neolithikum verwendetes orthogonales Ornament. Der Name entstand in Anlehnung an die gleichnamigen Flussschlingen. Eine Sonderform des Mäanders ist der sogenannte Doppelmäander.… …

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  • 192Schwarze Sonne — Eine dem Sonnenrad im ehemaligen Obergruppenführersaal der Wewelsburg nachgebildete Darstellung der „Schwarzen Sonne“ Die Schwarze Sonne ist ein Symbol, das aus zwölf in Ringform gefassten gespiegelten Siegrunen oder einem zwölfarmigen Hakenkreuz …

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  • 193St. Leonhard (Frankfurt) — Sankt Leonhard vom Mainufer aus, 2008 Grundriss von Sankt Leonhard Die Leonhardskirche …

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  • 194graphic design — the art or profession of visual communication that combines images, words, and ideas to convey information to an audience, esp. to produce a specific effect. * * * The art and profession of selecting and arranging visual elements such as… …

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  • 195jewelry — /jooh euhl ree/, n. 1. articles of gold, silver, precious stones, etc., for personal adornment. 2. any ornaments for personal adornment, as necklaces or cuff links, including those of base metals, glass, plastic, or the like. Also, esp. Brit.,… …

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  • 196Western sculpture — ▪ art Introduction       three dimensional artistic forms produced in what is now Europe and later in non European areas dominated by European culture (such as North America) from the Metal Ages (Europe, history of) to the present.       Like… …

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  • 197Commemorative coins of Poland: 2000 — Main article: Commemorative coins of Poland Poland has a rich selection of Gold and Silver commemorative coins.In the year 2000 coins were launched in the series: Animals of the World , Castles and palaces of Poland , Polish kings and princes and …

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  • 198Vulgarity — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Bad taste. < N PARAG:Vulgarity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 vulgarity vulgarity vulgarism Sgm: N 1 barbarism barbarism Vandalism Gothicism| =>! Sgm: N 1 mauvis gout mauvis gout bad taste Sgm: N …

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  • 199Romanesque architecture — is the term that is used to describe the architecture of Middle Ages Europe which evolved into the Gothic style beginning in the 12th century. The term Romanesque , meaning descended from Roman , was used to describe the style from the early 19th …

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  • 200Louis Sullivan — Infobox Person name = Louis Henri Sullivan image size = 203px caption = birth date = September 3, 1856 birth place = Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. death date = Dda|1924|4|14|1856|9|3 death place = Chicago, Illinois, U.S. occupation = Architect… …

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