classical music, classical, serious musicadjective
traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste
of or relating to the most highly developed stage of an earlier civilisation and its culture
"classic Cinese pottery"
authoritative, classical, classic, definitiveadjective
of recognized authority or excellence
"the definitive work on Greece"; "classical methods of navigation"
of or relating to the study of the literary works of ancient Greece and Rome
" a classical scholar"
(language) having the form used by ancient standard authors
classical, classic, Greco-Roman, Graeco-Roman, Hellenicadjective
of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures
"classical mythology"; "classical
Of or relating to the first class or rank, especially in literature or art.
Of or pertaining to established principles in a discipline.
Describing European music and musicians of the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
Describing serious music (rather than pop, jazz, blues etc), especially when played using instruments of the orchestra.
Of or pertaining to the ancient Greeks and Romans, especially to Greek or Roman authors of the highest rank, or of the period when their best literature was produced; of or pertaining to places inhabited by the ancient Greeks and Romans, or rendered famous by their deeds.
Conforming to the best authority in literature and art; chaste; pure; refined; as, a classical style.
Etymology: From classic, from Latin classicus (of the first class).
of or relating to the first class or rank, especially in literature or art
of or pertaining to the ancient Greeks and Romans, esp. to Greek or Roman authors of the highest rank, or of the period when their best literature was produced; of or pertaining to places inhabited by the ancient Greeks and Romans, or rendered famous by their deeds
conforming to the best authority in literature and art; chaste; pure; refined; as, a classical style
Etymology: [L. classicus relating to the classes of the Roman people, and especially to the frist class; hence, of the first rank, superior, from classis class: cf. F. classique. See Class, n.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'classical' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2987
Rank popularity for the word 'classical' in Adjectives Frequency: #412
The numerical value of classical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of classical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
My Internet history would tell me that there's probably not going to be that many significant players, and then maybe smaller niche cases ... maybe there could be a classical music streaming service, it's a hard business.
Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.
Through the gained knowledge of physics, in particular the sub-field of Newtonian or classical mechanics, we're capable of making very accurate calculations of the exact times when solar eclipses will happen and the terrestrial locations of where total solar eclipses will occur, it impresses me immensely that [the] Universe has a repeating and cyclical nature that we've figured out.
This expression is more commonly seen in the classical period, specifically in the eighth century between the years 700 CE to 800 CE, which is the last century of the Mayan culture and very close to its collapse, in the years following 800 CE, the Mayan cities started to collapse. That (event) has a strong relationship with the frequency of the number of wars which began in this century.
There was a blithe certainty that came from first comprehending the full Einstein field equations, arabesques of Greek letters clinging tenuously to the page, a gossamer web. They seemed insubstantial when you first saw them, a string of squiggles. Yet to follow the delicate tensors as they contracted, as the superscripts paired with subscripts, collapsing mathematically into concrete classical entities-- potential; mass; forces vectoring in a curved geometry-- that was a sublime experience. The iron fist of the real, inside the velvet glove of airy mathematics.
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- クラシック, 古典的Japanese
- clasică, clasic, clasiciRomanian
- класичан, klasičanSerbo-Croatian
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