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art

 
Noun art has 4 senses
  1. art, fine art - the products of human creativity; works of art collectively; "an art exhibition"; "a fine collection of art"
    --1 is a kind of creation
    --1 has particulars:
     artificial flower; commercial art; cyberart; decoupage; diptych; gem, treasure; genre; graphic art; grotesque; kitsch; mosaic; plastic art; triptych; work of art; dance
  2. art, artistic creation, artistic production - 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"
    --2 is a kind of creation, creative activity
    --2 has particulars:
     arts and crafts; ceramics; decal, decalcomania; decoupage; drawing, draftsmanship, drafting; glyptography; gastronomy; origami; painting; perfumery; printmaking; sculpture, carving; topiary
  3. art, artistry, prowess - a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation; "the art of conversation"; "it's quite an art"
    --3 is a kind of superior skill
    --3 has particulars:
     aviation, airmanship; eristic; falconry; fortification; homiletics; horology; minstrelsy; musicianship; enology, oenology; puppetry; taxidermy; ventriloquism, ventriloquy
  4. artwork, art, graphics, nontextual matter - photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication; "the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book"
    --4 is a kind of visual communication
    --4 is a part of publication
    --4 has particulars: illustration; drawing
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