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Meaning of HUMANITIES

Pronunciation:  hyoom'anuteez

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills); "the college of arts and sciences"
 

HUMANITIES is a 10 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: arts, humanistic discipline, liberal arts
 
 See Also: bailiwick, beaux arts, branch of knowledge, chronology, classicism, discipline, English, field, field of study, fine arts, history, library science, linguistics, literary study, musicology, philology, philosophy, romanticism, Sinology, study, subject, subject area, subject field

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: academic specialty, area, classical education, core curriculum, course, course of study, curriculum, discipline, elective, field, general education, general studies, liberal arts, major, minor, proseminar, quadrivium, refresher course, scientific education, seminar, specialty, study, subdiscipline, subject, technical education, trivium
 

 

 

 

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