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English definition of “art”

art

noun (NOT SCIENCE)    /ɑːt/ US  /ɑːrt/
arts C1 [plural] subjects , such as history , languages , and literature , that are not scientific subjects : At school I was quite good at arts, but hopeless at science . Children should be given a well-balanced education in both the arts and the sciences . arts graduates / degrees Subjects and disciplines
(Definition of art noun (NOT SCIENCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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