• Definition for "genius loci"
    • The unique atmosphere or pervading nature of someplace.
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genius loci definition

  • noun:
    • The unique atmosphere or pervading nature of someplace.
    • The guardian deity of a location.
    • The spirit or one of many spirits presiding over or guarding a particular location, including a glade or pool.
    • The geist, unique atmosphere, or characteristic nature of a spot, specially when thought to be an artistic muse.
    • the genius or presiding divinity of somewhere; thus, the pervading nature of a location or institution, at the time of a college, etc.
    • the unique atmosphere of somewhere
    • the guardian spirit of somewhere
    • The distinctive atmosphere or pervading spirit of a place.
    • The guardian deity of somewhere.
    • The spirit or among spirits presiding over or guarding a specific place, particularly a glade or pool.
    • The geist, distinctive atmosphere, or characteristic character of a spot, particularly when viewed as an artistic muse.
    • the wizard or presiding divinity of someplace; ergo, the pervading nature of somewhere or organization, at the time of a college, etc.
    • the unique atmosphere of a place
    • The unique environment or pervading spirit of somewhere.
    • The guardian deity of a location.
    • The spirit or the spirits presiding over or guarding a certain location, like a glade or share.
    • The geist, distinctive environment, or characteristic nature of a place, particularly when seen as an artistic muse.
    • the wizard or presiding divinity of a location; therefore, the pervading spirit of a place or institution, at the time of a college, etc.
    • the special environment of a place
    • the guardian spirit of a location
    • the guardian character of someplace
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