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  • 1 artistic — a.; (also artistical) 1. Skilful, masterly, workman like. 2. Tasteful, marked by knowledge of art, displaying taste, showing skill in applying the principles of beauty …

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  • 2 tasteless — taste•less [[t]ˈteɪst lɪs[/t]] adj. 1) having no taste or flavor; insipid 2) dull; uninteresting 3) having or displaying bad taste; devoid of good taste • Etymology: 1585–95 taste′less•ly, adv. taste′less•ness, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 3 tasteful — taste•ful [[t]ˈteɪst fəl[/t]] adj. having, displaying, or in accordance with good taste • Etymology: 1605–15 taste′ful•ly, adv. taste′ful•ness, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 4 English literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day. The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are… …

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  • 5 animal communication — Transmission of information from one animal to another by means of sound, visible sign or behaviour, taste or odour, electrical impulse, touch, or a combination of these. Most animal communication uses sound (e.g., birds calling, crickets… …

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  • 6 Fashions — ▪ 2009       The faltering global economy determined the direction of fashion during 2008. Initially, the euro s significant appreciation against the dollar proved a boon to style conscious travelers who, visiting the U.S. from abroad as the year …

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  • 7 arts, East Asian — Introduction       music and visual and performing arts of China, Korea, and Japan. The literatures of these countries are covered in the articles Chinese literature, Korean literature, and Japanese literature.       Some studies of East Asia… …

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  • 8 Museum of Bad Art — MOBA redirects here. For other uses, see Moba. Coordinates: 42°14′53″N 71°10′23″W / 42.248026°N 71.172969°W / 42.248026; 71.172969 …

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  • 9 dress — /dres/, n., adj., v., dressed or drest, dressing. n. 1. an outer garment for women and girls, consisting of bodice and skirt in one piece. 2. clothing; apparel; garb: The dress of the 18th century was colorful. 3. formal attire. 4. a particular… …

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  • 10 Business and Industry Review — ▪ 1999 Introduction Overview        Annual Average Rates of Growth of Manufacturing Output, 1980 97, Table Pattern of Output, 1994 97, Table Index Numbers of Production, Employment, and Productivity in Manufacturing Industries, Table (For Annual… …

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  • 11 Etiquette in Asia — In Asia, many points of good etiquette are derived from religious beliefs. This Kannon statue (known elsewhere as Kuan Yin) stands on Mt. Koya, Japan. As expectations regarding good manners differ from person to person and vary according to each… …

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  • 12 Igreja de São Roque (Lisbon) — The Igreja de São Roque (Church of Saint Roch) in Lisbon was the earliest Jesuit church in the Portuguese world, and one of the first Jesuit churches anywhere. It served as the Society’s home church in Portugal for over 200 years, before the… …

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  • 13 human behaviour — Introduction       the potential and expressed capacity for physical, mental, and social activity during the phases of human life.       Human beings, like other animal species, have a typical life course that consists of successive phases of… …

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  • 14 Igreja de São Roque — Front of Igreja de São Roque The Igreja de São Roque (Church of Saint Roch) in Lisbon was the earliest Jesuit church in the Portuguese world, and one of the first Jesuit churches anywhere. It served as the Society’s home church in Portugal for… …

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  • 15 Kant: Critique of Judgement — Patrick Gardiner Kant’s third Critique, the Critique of Judgement, was published in 1790 and was intended as he himself put it to bring his “entire critical undertaking to a close.” So conceived, it was certainly in part designed to build upon… …

    History of philosophy

  • 16 Mirth & Girth — Artist David K. Nelson Year 1988 Type Acrylic on canvas[1] Dimensions 122 cm × 91 cm (48 in …

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  • 17 Islamic arts — Visual, literary, and performing arts of the populations that adopted Islam from the 7th century. Islamic visual arts are decorative, colourful, and, in religious art, nonrepresentational; the characteristic Islamic decoration is the arabesque.… …

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  • 18 Mango — This article is about the fruit. For other meanings of the word, see Mango (disambiguation). Australian Mango with its cross section …

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  • 19 Queen Anne Style architecture — The Queen Anne Style is a style of architecture, furniture and decoration that reached its greatest popularity in the last quarter of the 19th century, manifesting itself in a number of different ways in different countries. It consisted largely… …

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  • 20 japan — japanner, n. /jeuh pan /, n., adj., v., japanned, japanning. n. 1. any of various hard, durable, black varnishes, originally from Japan, for coating wood, metal, or other surfaces. 2. work varnished and figured in the Japanese manner. 3. Japans,… …

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