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aestheticadjective

(US also esthetic) uk   /esˈθet.ɪk/  us   /esˈθet̬.ɪk/
relating to the ​enjoyment or ​study of ​beauty: The new ​building has little aesthetic ​value/​appeal.
An aesthetic ​object or a ​work of ​art is one that ​showsgreatbeauty: furniture that is both aesthetic and ​functional
aesthetically
adverb (US also esthetically) uk   /esˈθet.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /esˈθet̬.ɪ.kəl.i/
I like ​objects to be both ​functional and aesthetically pleasing.
(Definition of aesthetic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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aestheticadjective

(also esthetic)  us   /esˈθet̬·ɪk/
relating to the ​enjoyment or ​study of ​beauty, or ​showinggreatbeauty: Those ​buildings have little aesthetic ​appeal.
aesthetically
adverb (also esthetically)  us   /esˈθet̬·ɪk·li/
I like ​objects to be both ​functional and aesthetically ​pleasing.
(Definition of aesthetic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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