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English definition of “pastoral”

pastoral

adjective (ART)    /ˈpɑː.stər.əl/ US  /ˈpæs.tɚ-/
describes a piece of art, writing, or music that represents the pleasant and traditional features of the countryside: The painting depicts an idyllic pastoral scene of shepherds watching over their grazing sheep.Types of film, play, book etc.
(Definition of pastoral adjective (ART) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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