esthetics definition

  • noun:
    • Variant of looks.
    • Alternative spelling of aesthetics.
    • The research which deduces from nature and taste the guidelines and axioms of art; the idea associated with the fine arts; the technology of stunning, or that branch of philosophy which deals with its maxims; the doctrines of flavor.
    • (art) the branch of viewpoint dealing with beauty and taste (emphasizing the evaluative criteria which are placed on art)

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