Artifice

Ar'ti¬∑fice noun [ Latin artificium , from artifex artificer; ars , artis , art + facere to make: confer French artifice .] 1. A handicraft; a trade; art of making. [ Obsolete] 2. Workmanship; a skillfully contrived work. « The materia...
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Artifice

• (n.) Artful or skillful contrivance. • (n.) A handicraft; a trade; art of making. • (n.) Crafty device; an artful, ingenious, or elaborate trick. [Now the usual meaning.] • (n.) Workmanship; a skillfully contrived work.
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artifice

artifice 1. An artful or crafty expedient; a stratagem; trick intended to deceive or to ensnare. 2. A subtle but base deception; trickery. 3. Cleverness or skill; ingenuity.
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Artifice

Founded in 2009, Artifice Magazine is a quarterly nonprofit literary magazine based in Chicago, Illinois which showcases fiction, non-fiction and poetry that is `aware of its own artifice.` Its founding editor and current editor-in-chief is James Tadd Adcox. The goal of the publication is to trace the postmodern literary movement which originate.....
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artifice

a deceptive maneuver, especially to avoid capture
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