masterwork


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mas·ter·work

 (măs′tər-wûrk′)

mas•ter•work

(ˈmæs tərˌwɜrk, ˈmɑ stər-)

n.
[1600–10]
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masterwork

noun
An outstanding and ingenious work:
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masterwork

[ˈmɑːstəwɜːk] Nobra f maestra

masterwork

[ˈmɑːstərwɜːrk] n (= masterpiece) → chef-d'œuvre m
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For the month of January, fans should look forward to the addition of the Masterwork Armor and the updated Raid rewards.
Contract notice: Mission of masterwork for the rehabilitation of the building on court of the seat of the canssm.
The opening of Carl Orff's 20th-century choral masterwork "Carmina Burana'' has been described as "surely one of the most dramatic and powerful passages of music ever written.
On Chesil Beach is another masterwork by the author of Atonement and Saturday.
Nominations are now being accepted for the Fifth Annual MASterwork Awards, the Municipal Art Society's honors for excellence in urban design.
His short snappy segments about Pat, who may have discovered a Scottish masterwork in her new boss's art gallery; about her irresistible but shamelessly narcissistic flat mate, Bruce; about Irene, who with all the best intentions that New Age child psychology texts can supply is turning her gentle, gifted son Bertie into a five-year-old vandal; and about many others present a lighthearted, affectionately satirical glimpse of Edinburgh society.
Choose an assortment of self-portrait masterwork posters.
The combination elucidates the depth of Audubon's character and scope of his masterwork The Birds of America, which he finally published in all its glory.
What I saw was this masterwork, as good as anything from the 1930s and '40s that we'd be familiar with," he says.
has announced the release of Twayne's Masterwork Studies on CD-ROM, which is available for DOS, Windows, and Macintosh.
This slim volume in Twayne's Masterwork Studies presents a critical reading of Thomas More's Utopia and supplies further evidence, if any were needed, of how varied an understanding and interpretation of that Renaissance classic is possible.
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