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adjective picturesque pronunciation in British English /ˌpɪktʃəˈresk/
  1. 1
    a picturesque place or scene is attractive, especially because it is old and interesting
    Garda is one of the lake’s most picturesque resorts.
    1. a.
      used about peoples clothes and appearance
      singers in picturesque costumes of scarlet and green

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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