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style

noun [C]
 
 
/staɪl/
a way of doing something, especially one that is typical of a person, group of people, place, or period: management/leadership style An authoritarian management style may not yield good results. Those familiar with her personal style say she is quietly decisive. a working/learning style
→  See also house style
Translations of “style”
in Korean 형식, 스타일…
in Arabic أُسلوب…
in French style, mode, chic…
in Turkish tip, stil, tarz…
in Italian stile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 方式, 做事方式, (尤指)風格,作風…
in Russian стиль, слог, фасон…
in Polish styl…
in Spanish estilo, moda, clase…
in Portuguese estilo…
in German der Stil…
in Catalan estil…
in Japanese 手法, 様式, 流派…
in Chinese (Simplified) 方式, 做事方式, (尤指)风格,作风…
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