Definition of Atticism. Meaning of Atticism. Synonyms of Atticism

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Definition of Atticism

Atticism
Atticism At"ti*cism, n. [Gr. ?.] 1. A favoring of, or attachment to, the Athenians. 2. The style and idiom of the Greek language, used by the Athenians; a concise and elegant expression.

Meaning of Atticism from wikipedia

- Atticism (meaning "favouring Attica", the region of Athens in Greece) was a rhetorical movement that began in the first quarter of the 1st century BC;...
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- In the history of art, Parisian Atticism is a movement in French painting from 1640 to 1660, when painters working in Paris elaborated a rigorous neo-cl****ical...
- Flowers in the Attic is a 1979 Gothic novel by V. C. Andrews. It is the first book in the Dollanganger Series, and was followed by Petals on the Wind...
- Attic Gr**** is the Gr**** dialect of the ancient region of Attica, including the polis of Athens. Often called cl****ical Gr****, it was the prestige dialect...
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- formalized Gr**** education system. The work of the Attic orators inspired the later rhetorical movement of Atticism, an approach to speech composition in a simple...
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- as the literary post-cl****ical form (which should not be confused with Atticism), and vernacular as the day-to-day vernacular. Others chose to refer to...
- The Attic helmet was a type of helmet that originated in Cl****ical Greece and was widely used in Italy and the ****enistic world until well into the Roman...
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