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classical style

A phrase used to refer to the art and architecture of ancient Greece. Look at these beautiful buildings, all in the classical style. Corinthian columns like this are common in the classical style.
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THE DISH WHICH WON THE FINAL ROASTED SHOULDER OF LAMB PROVENCALE WITH STUFFED ARTICHOKES COOKED AND PRESENTED IN THE CLASSICAL STYLE.
Two of the Vale of Glamorgan's 'treasures': the classical style shelter at Barry Island, left, and
They're not shooting them in the classical style that I learned to shoot my movies by, because I had all the classical directors as my teachers.
He wrote a number of chamber works for winds, all of them in the high classical style of Mozart and Haydn.
Standing skiers will be competing in both classical style (standard) and freestyle (one leg back, skating-style).
Since the time of Constantine, the classical style has achieved "a richness and beauty that modern architecture cannot match," he says.
They are done in a classical style, but instead of the religious icons one would expect to see in this setting, Cooling has inserted female bodybuilders.
This comparison is intended to be neither facetious nor adulatory but simply to acknowledge the fact that The Classical Style has provided a first point of orientation to its subject matter since its appearance in 1971.
As last year's NIST experiment shows, single atoms can sometimes behave in a quantum mechanical way, as well as in the classical style that most experiments portray.
The group published a journal in which Bahar expressed his conservative literary tastes, upholding the classical style against that of the avant-garde poets.
It was the Hellenistic sculptors who first subverted the classical style by introducing a more violent or fanciful subjectivity, which was sometimes expressed in portrayals of the grotesque and the ugly.
It was rebuilt in its present form by Huddersfield architect John Kirk in 1850 in Classical style with pediment and first-floor Venetian window above a Tuscan porch.
A spokeswoman for the Official Charts Company said: "Classic Quadrophenia will be treated like any other album of contemporary music recorded in a classical style.
He examines its origins as a metaphor for the classical style temple, its incorporation in structures built over the span of a couple centuries, and its decline in modern times as a legacy of the past that need not encumber the future.
Revered for his high end, sophisticated style, he has designed the interiors of apartments, hotels, yachts and private jets, lavishing each subject with his classical style and attention to detail.