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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/degreesSubjects and disciplines
(Definition of art noun (NOT SCIENCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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