the Renaissance Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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the Renaissancenoun [S]

uk   /rəˈneɪ.səns/  us   /ˈren.ə.sɑːns/
the ​period of new ​growth of ​interest and ​activity in the ​areas of ​art, ​literature, and ​ideas in ​Europe during the 15th and 16th ​centuries
adjective [before noun] uk   us  
Renaissance ​art/​painting/​architecture
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