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Definition of art form noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


    art form

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  1. 1[countable] a particular type of artistic activity The short story is a difficult art form to master. the development of film as an art form
  2. 2[singular] an activity that someone does very well and gives them the opportunity to show imagination She has elevated the dinner party into an art form. He has turned complaining into an art form.
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