adorno

adorno

[uh-dawr-noh]
noun, plural adornos. Ceramics.
relief ornament applied to a piece.

Origin:
< Spanish, noun derivative of adornar < Latin adōrnāre to adorn

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Adorno (German aˈdɔrno)
 
n
Theodor Wiesengrund. 1903--69, German philosopher, sociologist, and music critic. His writings include The Philosophy of the New Music (1949) and Negative Dialectics (1966)

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