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Artnoun

(uncountable) The conscious production or arrangement of sounds, colours, forms, movements, or other elements in a manner that affects the senses and emotions, usually specifically the production of the beautiful in a graphic or plastic medium.

‘There is a debate as to whether graffiti is art or vandalism.’;

Graphicsnoun

The making of architectural or design drawings.

Artnoun

(countable) Skillful creative activity, usually with an aesthetic focus.

‘She's mastered the art of programming.’;

Graphicsnoun

The graphic arts.

Artnoun

(uncountable) The study and the product of these processes.

‘He's at university to study art.’;

Graphicsnoun

(computing) The pictorial representation and manipulation of data; the process by which a computer displays data.

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Artnoun

(uncountable) Aesthetic value.

‘Her photographs are nice, but there's no art in them.’;

Graphicsnoun

(computing) The art or visual representations displayed by a computer.

‘This game is really fun, but the graphics aren't very good.’;

Artnoun

(uncountable) Artwork.

‘Sotherby's regularly auctions art for millions.’;

Graphicsnoun

The art or the science of drawing; esp. of drawing according to mathematical rules, as in perspective, projection, and the like.

Artnoun

(countable) A field or category of art, such as painting, sculpture, music, ballet, or literature.

‘I'm a great supporter of the arts.’;

Graphicsnoun

photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication;

‘the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book’;

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Artnoun

(countable) A nonscientific branch of learning; one of the liberal arts.

Graphicsnoun

the drawings and photographs in the layout of a book

Artnoun

(countable) Skill that is attained by study, practice, or observation.

Graphics

Graphics (from Greek γραφικός graphikos, ) are visual images or designs on some surface, such as a wall, canvas, screen, paper, or stone to inform, illustrate, or entertain. In contemporary usage, it includes a pictorial representation of data, as in c manufacture, in typesetting and the graphic arts, and in educational and recreational software.

‘belonging to drawing’;

Artnoun

Contrivance, scheming, manipulation.

Art

The second person singular, indicative mode, present tense, of the substantive verb Be; but formed after the analogy of the plural are, with the ending -t, as in thou shalt, wilt, orig. an ending of the second person sing. pret. Cf. Be. Now used only in solemn or poetical style.

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Artnoun

The employment of means to accomplish some desired end; the adaptation of things in the natural world to the uses of life; the application of knowledge or power to practical purposes.

‘Blest with each grace of nature and of art.’;

Artnoun

A system of rules serving to facilitate the performance of certain actions; a system of principles and rules for attaining a desired end; method of doing well some special work; - often contradistinguished from science or speculative principles; as, the art of building or engraving; the art of war; the art of navigation.

‘Science is systematized knowledge . . . Art is knowledge made efficient by skill.’;

Artnoun

The systematic application of knowledge or skill in effecting a desired result. Also, an occupation or business requiring such knowledge or skill.

‘The fishermen can't employ their art with so much success in so troubled a sea.’;

Artnoun

The application of skill to the production of the beautiful by imitation or design, or an occupation in which skill is so employed, as in painting and sculpture; one of the fine arts; as, he prefers art to literature.

Artnoun

Those branches of learning which are taught in the academical course of colleges; as, master of arts.

‘In fearless youth we tempt the heights of arts.’; ‘Four years spent in the arts (as they are called in colleges) is, perhaps, laying too laborious a foundation.’;

Artnoun

Learning; study; applied knowledge, science, or letters.

‘So vast is art, so narrow human wit.’;

Artnoun

Skill, dexterity, or the power of performing certain actions, acquired by experience, study, or observation; knack; as, a man has the art of managing his business to advantage.

Artnoun

Skillful plan; device.

‘They employed every art to soothe . . . the discontented warriors.’;

Artnoun

Cunning; artifice; craft.

‘Madam, I swear I use no art at all.’; ‘Animals practice art when opposed to their superiors in strength.’;

Artnoun

The black art; magic.

‘In America, literature and the elegant arts must grow up side by side with the coarser plants of daily necessity.’;

Artnoun

the products of human creativity; works of art collectively;

‘an art exhibition’; ‘a fine collection of art’;

Artnoun

the creation of beautiful or significant things;

‘art does not need to be innovative to be good’; ‘I was never any good at art’; ‘he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully’;

Artnoun

a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation;

‘the art of conversation’; ‘it's quite an art’;

Artnoun

photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication;

‘the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book’;

Art

Art is a diverse range of (and products of) human activities involving creative imagination to express technical proficiency, beauty, emotional power, or conceptual ideas.There is no generally agreed definition of what constitutes art, and ideas have changed over time. The three classical branches of visual art are painting, sculpture, and architecture.

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