ambiance definition

  • noun:
    • The unique environment or mood produced by a particular environment: "The noir ambience is ruled by low-key lighting effects . . . and deep shadows, creating thoughts of disorientation, loneliness and entrapment” ( UCLA Film/TV Archive).
    • a specific mood or atmosphere of a breeding ground or surrounding impact.
    • another colour of a polygon that becomes more pronounced with shading.
    • Environment: in art, the arrangement of accessories and environments to aid the key effect intended.
    • a particular environment or surrounding influence
    • the environment of a host

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