A manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.
* C. Middleton
- Style is the dress of thoughts.
* I. Disraeli
- the usual style of dedications
* Sir J. Reynolds
- It is style alone by which posterity will judge of a great work.
flair; grace; fashionable skill
- The ornamental style also possesses its own peculiar merit.
(botany) The stalk that connects the stigma(s) to the ovary in a pistil of a flower.
A traditional or legal term preceding a reference to a person who holds a title or post.
A traditional or legal term used to address a person who holds a title or post.
- As a dancer, he has a lot of style .
- the style of Majesty
(nonstandard) A stylus.
(obsolete) A pen; an author's pen.
- one style to a gracious benefactor, another to a proud, insulting foe
A sharp-pointed tool used in engraving; a graver.
A kind of blunt-pointed surgical instrument.
A long, slender, bristle-like process.
The pin, or gnomon, of a sundial, the shadow of which indicates the hour.
(computing) A visual or other modification to text or other elements of a document, such as bold or italic.
- the anal styles of insects
- applying styles to text in a wordprocessor
- Cascading Style Sheets
* style guide
* style manual
To create or give a style, fashion or image.
To call or give a name or title.
* 1811 , Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility , chapter 10
- Marianne’s preserver, as Margaret, with more elegance than precision, stiled (SIC) Willoughby, called at the cottage early the next morning to make his personal inquiries.
Someone who is both an academic and an active practitioner in their subject area.
- The life and times of pracademics
Pertaining to a type of teaching style for entrepreneurs
:I earned a pracademic degree.
- The Pracademic Curve
*Paul L Posner, 'The Life and Times of Pracademics', [http://www.maxwell.syr.edu/pa/minnowbrook3/PDF%20Files/Phase%20II%20Papers/Posner%20-%20The%20Pracademic.pdf]
*Maria R. Volpe and David Chandler, Resolving and Managing Conflicts in Academic Communities: The Emerging Role of the "Pracademic", Negotiation Journal,
Vol 17 No. 3, P245-255, 2001, Wiley InterScience
*Willard T. Price, A Pracademic Research Agenda for Public Infrastructure, Public Works Management & Policy
, Vol. 5, No. 4, 287-296 (2001), Sage.
*George L. Hanbury, A “Pracademic’s” Perspective of Ethics and Honor: Imperatives for Public Service in the 21st Century!, Public Organization Review,
Volume 4, No. 3, Sept. 2004, pp. 187-204, Springer.
*Peter Simpson, Leicester University, Inaugural conference of the Institute of Civil Protection and Emergency Management