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eisteddfod

eisteddfod

noun ei·stedd·fod \ī-ˈsteth-ˌvd, ā-\
plural ei·stedd·fods\-ˌvdz\ or ei·stedd·fod·au\-ˌsteth-ˈv-ˌdī\

Definition of EISTEDDFOD

:  a usually Welsh competitive festival of the arts especially in poetry and singing
ei·stedd·fod·ic \ˌī-ˌsteth-ˈv-dik, ˌā-\ adjective

Origin of EISTEDDFOD

Welsh, literally, session, from eistedd to sit + bod being
First Known Use: 1822

Other Fine Arts Terms

Gothic, baroque, bas-relief, limn, oeuvre, pastiche, rococo, sfumato

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