ARS Unabridged

ars est celare artem

[ahrs est ke-lah-re ahr-tem; English ahrz est suh-ley-ree ahr-tuhm, -lair-ee, ahrs]
it is art to conceal art; true art conceals the means by which it is achieved.

ars gratia artis

[ahrs grah-tee-ah ahr-tis; English ahrz grey-shee-uh ahr-tis, ahrs]
art for art's sake.

ars longa, vita brevis

[ahrs lohng-gah wee-tah bre-wis; English ahrz lawng-guh vahy-tuh bree-vis, brev-is, vee-tuh, ahrs] .
art is long, life is short. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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authentication response
  1. Agricultural Research Service

  2. Agricultural Restructuring Scenario

  3. Archive Retrieval System

  4. autonomously replicating sequence

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