English - English Dictionary

classic: noun: u02c8klu00e6su026ak

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classical balleta style of ballet based on precise conventional steps performed with graceful and flowing movements
classica creation of the highest excellence
classical stylethe artistic style of ancient Greek art with its emphasis on proportion and harmony
classical conditioningconditioning that pairs a neutral stimulus with a stimulus that evokes a reflex; the stimulus that evokes the reflex is given whether or not the conditioned response occurs until eventually the neutral stimulus comes to evoke the reflex
classical architecturearchitecture influenced by the ancient Greeks or Romans
classical mechanicsthe branch of mechanics based on Newton''s laws of motion
neoclassicismrevival of a classical style (in art or literature or architecture or music) but from a new perspective or with a new motivation
classicisma movement in literature and art during the 17th and 18th centuries in Europe that favored rationality and restraint and strict forms; "classicism often derived its models from the ancient Greeks and Romans"
classicsstudy of the literary works of ancient Greece and Rome
locus classicusan authoritative and often-quoted passage
classical Latinthe language of educated people in ancient Rome; "Latin is a language as dead as dead can be. It killed the ancient Romans--and now it''s killing me"
Classical Greekthe dialect of Ancient Greek spoken and written in Attica and Athens
classical musictraditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste
classical mythologythe system of mythology of the Greeks and Roman together; much of Roman mythology (especially the gods) was borrowed from the Greeks
classican artist who has created classic works
classicistan artistic person who adheres to classicism
classicista student of ancient Greek and Latin
classical scholara student of ancient Greek and Latin
neoclassicistan advocate of neoclassicism
classical hemophiliahemophilia caused by a congenital deficiency of factor VIII; occurs almost exclusively in men
classical haemophiliahemophilia caused by a congenital deficiency of factor VIII; occurs almost exclusively in men
classic hemochromatosisinherited form of hemochromatosis
classicizemake classic or classical
classicisemake classic or classical
classicalof or characteristic of a form or system felt to be of first significance before modern times