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1 exceptionally high quality
  • Louis Comfort Tiffany produced art glass of such exquisite perfection that he has achieved cult status

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2 the most perfect type or example
  • Rembrandt's portraits are the perfection of the art of using facial expression, pose, and gesture to reveal the subject's interior life

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3 the quality or state of being very accurate
  • audio recordings were reaching a level of perfection that earlier technicians had never dreamt possible

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The first known use of perfection was in the 13th century

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“Perfection.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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