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Main Entry: 1style
Pronunciation: primarystressstimacr(schwa)l
Function: noun
1 a : a way of expressing oneself (as in speaking or writing) b : a particular way by which something is done, created, or performed <a unique style of horseback riding> <the classical style of dance>
2 a : STYLUS 1 b : a column built so that its shadow indicates the time of day c : the narrow long middle part of the pistil of a flower which bears the stigma at its tip
3 a : the state of being popular : FASHION <clothes that are always in style> b : fashionable elegance c : beauty, grace, or ease of doing something <handled the awkward moment with style>
4 : the custom or plan followed in spelling, capitalization, punctuation, and arrangement and display of type
- style·less /-lschwas/ adjective

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