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ars, artis
L. art
artifact
n. an object made by human beings; often refers to a primitive tool or other relic from an earlier period.
artifice
artificer n.
n. 1. craftiness; trickery. 2. cleverness; skill.
artless
artlessness n.
adj. 1. without deceit or cunning; natural; simple. 2. crude; ignorant; uncultured.
artisan
n. a skilled craftsperson.
aoide
Gr. song.
ode
n. a poem usually addressed to a particular person, object or event that has stimulated deep and noble feelings in the poet.
parody
parodist n.
n. a humorous imitation of a piece of literature or music.
tr. v. to mimic a style, plot, or idea for comic effect.
rhapsody
rhapsodic adj.
rhapsodist n.
rhapsodize v.
n. speech or writing expressing great pleasure or enthusiasm.
canto, cantare, cantavi, cantatum
L. to sing
incantation
n. the chanting or speaking of words seeming to have magical power or used to create a magical spell.
recant
recantation n.
tr. v. to take back a formal statement or belief previously made known.
pingo, pingere, pinxi, pictum
L. to paint, to embroider
depict
tr. v. 1. to paint, draw, or express in a picture or sculpture. 2. to describe; to picture in words.
pictograph
pictographic adj.
n. a picture or drawing representing words or ideas.