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[()·がく()]
bigaku
noun, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 美学

noun, no adjective
  1. esthetics; aesthetics

Definition and Synonyms for 美学

Esthetic a philosophical theory as to what is beautiful
Synonyms: 美学
Esthetics the branch of philosophy dealing with beauty and taste (emphasizing the evaluative criteria that are applied to art)
Synonyms: 美学

Meanings for each kanji in 美学

beauty; beautiful Kanji Details »
study; learning; science Kanji Details »

Categories 美学 is a member of

Philosophy the rational investigation of questions about existence and knowledge and ethics
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Philosophical Theory a doctrine accepted by adherents to a philosophy
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Sample Sentences for 美学

Kindness is a virtue.
My argument is indebted in a number of places to the aesthetic theories of Adorno, Horkheimer and others.

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