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Style may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

  • a pair of extra appendages located on the last segment of a male cockroach.
  • Genre, design, format, or looks
  • Fashion, applies to a prevailing mode of expression, i.e. clothing.
  • Carpel, in botany: part of the pistil of a flower
  • The artistic characteristics which signify, unify or distinguishes an artist's work
  • Painting style, in art and painting style can refer either to the aesthetic values followed in choosing what to paint (and how) or to the physical techniques employed
  • Music genre, category (or genre) of pieces of music that share a certain style or "basic musical language"
  • Style (manner of address), titles or honorifics, including Chinese courtesy names
  • Cascading Style Sheets, in web design
  • Style guide and literary genre, in writing
  • Stylistics (linguistics), in Linguistics: Variation in the language use of an individual, such as formal/informal style
  • Typeface, style is one of the three traditional design features along with size and weight: either regular, italic or condensed
  • Not to be confused with stile, a step used for crossing a fence

A genre [], (French: kind or sort from Greek: γένος (genos)) is a loose set of criteria for a category of literary composition; the term is also used for any other form of art or utterance. ... All Saints Chapel in the Cathedral Basilica of St. ... Look up format in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Variation in the physical appearance of humans is believed by anthropologists to be an important factor in the development of personality and social relations in particular physical attractiveness. ... For other uses, see Fashion (disambiguation). ... Amaryllis style and stigmas A carpel is the outer, often visible part of the female reproductive organ of a flower; the basic unit of the gynoecium. ... In art and painting, a style can refer to either the aesthetic values that are followed in the process of choosing what to paint (and how) or to the actual physical techniques that the artist uses in order to produce the painting. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... A style of office, or honorific, is a form of address which by tradition or law precedes a reference to a person who holds a title or post, or to the political office itself. ... “CSS” redirects here. ... An Identity Standards Manual page—for the graphic design branch of corporate identity design and branding. ... A literary genre is one of the divisions of literature into genres according to particular criteria such as literary technique, tone, or content. ... Stylistics is the study of style used in literary, and verbal language and the effect the writer/speaker wishes to communicate to the reader/hearer. ... “Font” redirects here. ... Other meanings Turnstile, a one way gate. ...

Television, movies, fictions and music

Style is the ninth album by the funk/R&B band Cameo, released in 1983. ... Robin and the Seven Hoods is a 1964 musical film, starring the Rat Pack. ... STYLE is Namie Amuros fifth original studio album under the avex trax label and her first in over three years. ... Namie Amuro , born September 20, 1977) is a Japanese pop singer and occasional songwriter. ... Style is a Telugu film which released on January 12, 2006 and was directed by Raghava Lawrence. ... The Cable News Network, commonly known as CNN, is a major cable television network founded in 1980 by Ted Turner. ... Elsa Klensch was the producer and host of Style with Elsa Klensch, CNNs fashion and design television program, which ran from 1980 to 2000. ... The Style Network is an American cable television network based in Los Angeles, California. ... Comcast Corporation, (NASDAQ: CMCSA) is the largest[1] cable television (CATV) company and the second largest Internet service provider in the United States. ... Style is a song from the Kollywood film Sivaji: The Boss, directed by Shankar. ... Tamil ( ; IPA ) is a Dravidian language spoken predominantly by Tamils in India and Sri Lanka, with smaller communities of speakers in many other countries. ... In film formats, the soundtrack is the physical area of the film which records the synchronized sound. ... David Styles (born November 28, 1974), better known as Styles P is an American based rapper. ... D Block is a rap group based in Yonkers, New York. ...

Other

Neil Strauss is a Los Angeles-based author and journalist who writes for The New York Times and Rolling Stone, where he is a contributing editor. ... The cantilever spar of this cable-stay bridge, the Sundial Bridge at Turtle Bay, forms the gnomon of a large garden sundial The gnomon is the part of a sundial that casts the shadow. ... Alternatively, Professor Walter Raleigh was a scholar and author circa 1900. ...

Etymology

The word "style" came from Latin stilus = a writing instrument (compare stylus), and originally meant a style of writing. The spelling was influenced by Greek στυλος = "column". For other uses, see Latin (disambiguation). ... Modern stylus, used for touch-screen enabled devices such as the Nintendo DS and personal digital assistants Styli used in writing in the Fourteenth Century. ... For other uses, see Column (disambiguation). ...


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style (918 words)
Style is often aligned with pathos, since its figures of speech are often employed to persuade through emotional appeals (see Figures of pathos).
Style is very much part of the appeal through logos, especially considering the fact that schemes of repetition serve to produce coherence and clarity, obvious attributes of the appeal to reason.
Style is essential to rhetoric in that its guiding assumption is that the form or linguistic means in which something is communicated is as much part of the message as is the content (as MacLuhan has said, "the medium is the message").
Style - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (142 words)
Style may refer to genre, design, format, or appearance, including:
Linguistics: Variation in the language use of an individual, such as formal/informal style, is studied in stylistics.
One of the three traditional design features of a typeface along with size and weight - styles are either regular, italic or condensed.
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