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beaux arts

plural noun \ ˈbō-ˈzär \

Definition of beaux arts

Origin and Etymology of beaux arts

French beaux-arts


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beaux arts

adjective, often capitalized B&A

Definition of beaux arts

: characterized by the use of historic forms, rich decorative detail, and a tendency toward monumental conception in architecture

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Origin and Etymology of beaux arts

French École des Beaux-Arts School of Fine Arts, in Paris


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