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classical

adjective  us   /ˈklæs·ɪ·kəl/

classical adjective (ANCIENT)

world history belonging to or relating to the culture of ancient Rome and Greece: classical architecture/languages

classical adjective (TRADITIONAL)

traditional in style or form, or using methods developed over a long period of time: classical ballet
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