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“Classical” usually describes things from ancient Greece or Rome, or things from analogous ancient periods like classical Sanskrit poetry. The exception is classical music, which in the narrow sense is late 18th- and 19th-century music by the likes of Mozart, Haydn, and Beethoven, and in the broader sense formal concert music of any period in the West or traditional formal music from other cultures, like classical ragas.“Classic” has a much looser meaning, describing things that are outstanding examples of their kind, like a classic car or even a classic blunder.

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Definitions

  • n  a creation of the highest excellence
  • n  an artist who has created classic works
  • s  of recognized authority or excellence
    classical methods of navigation
  • a  of or relating to the most highly developed stage of an earlier civilisation and its culture
    classic Cinese pottery
  • s  of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures
    classical mythology
    classical

  • n  traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste
  • a  of or relating to the most highly developed stage of an earlier civilisation and its culture
  • s  of recognized authority or excellence
    classical methods of navigation
  • a  of or relating to the study of the literary works of ancient Greece and Rome
    a classical scholar
  • s  (language) having the form used by ancient standard authors
    classical Greek
  • s  of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures
    classical mythology
    classical
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