Style

a distinctive manner or way of doing something e.g. a unique decoration or expressive shape

Style

A difficult term to define because of its many uses, but it can be defined as the selection of a set of linguistic features from all the possibilities in a language, in relation to context, purpose and audience.

style

  1. a particular kind (as to appearance)
  2. a manner of performance
  3. a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
  4. the popular taste at a given time
  5. the narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma
  6. editorial directions to be followed in spelling and punctuation and c......

    style

    (from the article `architecture`) The nature of expression varies with the character of culture in different places and in different times, forming distinct modes or languages of ... In style, too, there has been a continuing series of changes. `Style` may be defined in this context as the sum of the devices—melodic, stru...
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    style

    (from the article `Dipsacales`) The pistil (female) is composed of two or more carpels in which the basal, swollen ovary is topped by a slender style that ends in the ... ...protandrous varieties, and these often are grown together to encourage cross-fertilization. A structural feature of flowers that discourages ... ...the ovary, wi...
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    Style

    (Style (stylistic)) Style means the way language and structure are chosen by a writer or speaker to suit a particular context, audience and purpose. Three important aspects of style that could be worthy of comment are its degree of formality or informality, its use of standard or non-standard grammar and its discourse structure. A good writers migh...
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    style

    [n] - the narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma 2. [n] - editorial directions to be followed in spelling and punctuation and capitalization and typographical display 3. [n] - a particular kind (as to appearance) 4. [n] - a slender bristlelike or tubular process 5. [v] - make stylish 6. [v] -...
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    Style

    • (v. t.) A kind of blunt-pointed surgical instrument. • (v. t.) Mode of presentation, especially in music or any of the fine arts; a characteristic of peculiar mode of developing in idea or accomplishing a result. • (v. t.) Conformity to a recognized standard; manner which is deemed elegant and appropriate, especially in social deme...
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    style

    <botany> An elongated part of a carpel, or group of fused carpels, between the ovary and the stigma. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    style

    noun a slender bristlelike or tubular process; `a cartilaginous style`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    style

    (art) In art, a particular artist's recognizable approach to a work of art, and their characteristic manner of expression. The term is also used to describe collectively artworks that share features in common, even if done by different artists, such as cubist or Impressionist style
    Found on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0097241.html

    Style

    [fiction] In fiction, style is the codified gestures, in which the author tells the story. Along with plot, character, theme, and setting, style is considered one of the fundamental components of fiction. ==Components of style== Style in fiction includes the use of various literary techniques. ===Fiction-writing modes=== Fiction is a form o...
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    Style

    [manner of address] A style of office or honorific is an official or legally-recognized title. A style, by tradition or law, precedes a reference to a person who holds a post or political office, and is sometimes used to refer to the office itself. An honorific can also be awarded to an individual in a personal capacity. Such styles are par...
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    Style

    [Orbital song] `Style` is a 1999 single by the electronica duo Orbital. It was their fourth consecutive single, and fifth overall, to reach the top 20 of the UK singles chart, peaking at number 13. The track takes its name from the analogue electronic musical instrument, the stylophone, which is used extensively on the track. The main versi...
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    Style

    [sociolinguistics] In sociolinguistics, a style is a set of linguistic variants with specific social meanings. In this context, social meanings can include group membership, personal attributes, or beliefs. Linguistic variation is at the heart of the concept of linguistic style—without variation there is no basis for distinguishing social...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Style_(sociolinguistics)

    Style

    [visual arts] In the visual arts, style is a `...distinctive manner which permits the grouping of works into related categories.` or `...any distinctive, and therefore recognizable, way in which an act is performed or an artifact made or ought to be performed and made.` It refers to the visual appearance of a work of art that relates it to ...
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    Style

    Style noun [ Middle English stile , French style , Of. also stile , Latin stilus a style or writing instrument, manner or writing, mode of expression; probably for stiglus , meaning, a pricking instrument, and akin to English stick . See Stick ,
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/217

    Style

    Style transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Styled ; present participle & verbal noun Styling .] To entitle; to term, name, or call; to denominate. ' Styled great conquerors.' Milton. « How well his worth and b...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/217

    style

    A characteristic handling of media and elements of form that gives a work its identity as the product of a particular person, group, art movement, period, or culture.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21532

    STYLE

    A characteristic, or a number of characteristics that we can identify as constant, recurring, or coherent. In art, the sum of such characteristics associated with a particular artist, group, or culture, or with an artist`s work at a specific time.
    Found on http://www.modernsculpture.com/glossary.htm

    Style

    A classification of cheese based upon its shape, size and packaging.
    Found on http://www.eatwisconsincheese.com/cheese/Glossary.xhtml?fc=S

    Style

    A collection of characteristics that describe a wine.
    Found on http://www.winetasting.com/Glossary

    style

    A consistent way of presenting information. See house style.
    Found on http://www.thenewsmanual.net/Resources/glossary.html

    Style

    A distinctive appearance or manner; a visual language
    Found on http://www.ifla.org/VII/s30/pub/mg1.htm#5

    style

    a distinctive manner of moving or dancing; the characteristic way a dance is done, created, or performed that identifies the dance of a particular performer, choreographer, culture, or period.
    Found on https://www.ket.org/education/resources/dance-glossary/
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