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Calendar Dictionary Definitions

The calendar is a visual scheme for the measurement of time. The calendar has been one of the most primitive forms for the distinction of the passage of past and future time and subsequently used for the organization of important festivities and events. The word calendar only emerged around the year 1175 and comes from the Latin calendārium which […]

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Global Warming Dictionary Definitions

Global warming is called the phenomenon of gradual increase in temperatures experienced during the last century on Earth. In this sense, according to the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change), the average temperature of the planet increased around 0.75 °C throughout the 20th century, and the projections of increase for the 21st century are around 2 °C […]

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Quality Dictionary Definitions

Quality refers to the ability of an object to meet implicit or explicit needs according to one parameter, a fulfillment of quality requirements. Quality is a subjective concept. Quality is related to the perceptions of each individual to compare one thing with any other of the same species, and various factors such as culture, product or service, needs and […]

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Quality of Life Dictionary Definitions

Quality of life is a concept that refers to the set of conditions that contribute to the well-being of individuals and the realization of their potential in social life. The quality of life includes both subjective and objective factors. Among the subjective factors is the perception of each individual of their well-being on a physical, psychological and social level. The objective […]

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Body Paint Dictionary Definitions

Body paint refers to the art of body painting. The techniques used in body paint encompass those traditional ones used in painting, but also incorporate the use of airbrushes and the simulation of tattoos for the characterization of a character or a landscape. The body paint is also known as body makeup as makeup body with desired shapes, as blocks facial makeup. The body paint artistic […]

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Bohemian Dictionary Definitions

As a bohemian it is usual to designate a disorderly and alternative lifestyle that privileges art and culture over social conventions, emerged as a reaction to the values ​​and interests of bourgeois society, and generally attributed to artists and writers. As such, the word comes from the Latin Bohemĭus. Bohemia is also the person who leads this lifestyle. In general, an eccentric, nonconformist, creative, […]

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Goodness Dictionary Definitions

Goodness is the quality of good. It is identified with the characteristic of good people. It is also the inclination or natural tendency to do good. Goodness applies to the character of a person, an object or an action to indicate that it is good. It is also identified with the word ‘sweetness’, for example, ‘He helped the old man get up […]

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Bonds Dictionary Definitions

Bonds refers to a card or coupon that can be exchanged for certain types of economic goods, whether these are necessities or money. The etymological origin of the word bonus goes back to the Latin term bonus , which means ‘good’, ‘good’ or ‘bonanza’. Financial bonds In the economic and financial field, the word bond usually refers to an […]

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Bonsai Dictionary Definitions

Bonsai is known as the combination of techniques used to grow and model a tree in order to make it or keep it small. The word bonsai is of Japanese origin that means “planted in a shallow pot”, the terminology “Bon” that expresses “plate” or “bowl” and “Sai” which means “planted”. As such, bonsai are miniature trees that reduce […]

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Bon Vivant Dictionary Definitions

Bon vivant is a French term that means “good life” synonymous with one who enjoys the pleasures of life. A bon vivant, that is, a person who likes to enjoy the good life is one who lives and knows how to live. The term bon vivant is generally positive when it is the person who qualifies as such and negative when they are others […]