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English noun: liberal arts

1. liberal arts (cognition) studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)

SamplesThe college of arts and sciences.

Synonymsarts, humanistic discipline, humanities

Broader (hypernym)bailiwick, discipline, field, field of study, study, subject, subject area, subject field

Narrower (hyponym)art history, beaux arts, chronology, classicalism, classicism, English, fine arts, history, library science, linguistics, literary study, musicology, neoclassicism, Occidentalism, Oriental Studies, Orientalism, performing arts, philology, philosophy, quadrivium, Romantic Movement, Romanticism, Sinology, stemmatics, stemmatology, trivium

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