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classical

adjective /ˈklӕsikəl/
(especially of literature, art etc) of ancient Greece and Rome
clásico
classical studies.
(of music) having the traditional, established harmony and/or form
clásica
He prefers classical music to rock.
(of literature) considered to be of the highest class
clásico
classical literature such as Chaucer, Shakespeare, and Dickens.
classic adjective standard or best
clásico
The cathedral is a classic example of Gothic architecture.
(of literature, art etc) of the highest quality
clásico
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel “The Great Gatsby”.
(of dress etc) simple, elegant and traditional
clásico
She went for the classic look with her hair in a pleat.
(Definition of classical from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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