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Art: Definition of ART1. skill acquired by experience, study, or observation <the art of making friends>2. a branch of learning: (1) : one of the humanities (2) plural : liberal arts b archaic : learning, scholarship 3. an occupation requiring knowledge or skill <the art of organ building>4.the conscious use of skill and creative imagination especially in the production of aestheticobjects; also : works so produced b (1) : fine arts (2)

5.one of the fine arts (3) : a graphic art a archaic : a skillful plan b : the quality or state of being artful 6.decorative or illustrative elements in printed matter Examples of ART 1. a piece of modern art 2. It's a remarkable picture, but is it art? 3. The museum has a large collection of folk art. 4. He studied art incollege.Source of information: merriam Webster Online Dictionary
http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/art
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Car garage: Definition of GARAGE1.a shelter or repair shop for automotive vehicles 2.a cabinet with a vertical rolling door that is used for storing a small kitchen appliance Examples of GARAGE 1. a house with a two-car garage 2. My car was making a strange noise, so Ibrought it to the garage.Source of information: Merriam Webter Online Dictionary
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CENTURY: Definition of CENTURY1.a subdivision of the Roman legion 2.a group, sequence, or series of 100 like things 3.a period of 100 years especially of the Christian era or of the preceding period of human history 4.a race over a hundred units (asyards or miles) Examples of CENTURY 1. It took more than a century to complete the cathedral. 2. Millions of people celebrated the beginning of the 21st century on January 1, 2000. 3. The pottery dates back to the sixth century B.C.E. 4. When the prince got married, it was called the wedding of the century.Source of information: Merriam Webter Online Dictionaryhttp://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/century |
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Color: Definition of COLOR1. a phenomenon of light (as red, brown, pink, or gray) or visual perception that enables one to differentiate otherwise identical objects b (1) : the aspect of the appearance of objects and light sources that may be described in terms of hue, lightness, and saturation for objects and hue, brightness, and saturation for light sources<the changing color of the sky>; also : a specific combination of hue, saturation, and lightness or brightness <comes in six colors> (2) : a color other than and as contrasted with black, white, or grayExamples of COLOR 1. The color of blood is red. 2. What color are your eyes? 3. What color paint shall we use? 4. Blue and green are my favorite colors. 5. The pillows are alldifferent colors. 6. The room needs more color. 7. In early summer the garden is full of color.Source of information: Merriam Webster Online Dictionary
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HISTORY: Definition of HISTORY
1.  tale, story. 2. a chronological record of significant events (as affecting a nation or institution) often including an explanation oftheir causes b : a treatise presenting systematically related natural phenomena c : an account of a patient's medical background d : an established record <a prisoner with a history of violence> 3. a branch of knowledge that records and explains past events <medieval history 4. events that form the subject matter of a history b : events of the past c : one that is finished or done for<the winning streak was history> <you're history> d : previous treatment, handling, or experience (as of a metal) Examples of HISTORY 1. I studied history in college. 2. a professor of medieval history 3. They were one of the greatest teams in history. 4. It was one of the most destructive storms in modern history. 5. It was a period in American history when most people...
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