motivos fitomorfos y otros motivos diversos

English translation: phytomorphic motifs and other motifs

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Spanish term or phrase:motivos fitomorfos y otros motivos diversos
English translation:phytomorphic motifs and other motifs
Entered by: Marea

04:52 Apr 12, 2005
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Spanish term or phrase: motivos fitomorfos y otros motivos diversos
El nativo extrajo del paisaje de su hábitat los motivos fitomorfos, zoomorfos y otros motivos diversos..."

Can "motivos" here be referring to features??
Marea
Paraguay
phytomorphic motifs, zoomorphic motifs and other motifs
Explanation:
Hola Marea,
Una sugerencia.
Buena suerte y saludos del Oso ¶:^)

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mo·tif
n.
1. a. A recurrent thematic element in an artistic or literary work.
b. A dominant theme or central idea.
2. Music. A short rhythmic or melodic passage that is repeated or evoked in various parts of a composition.
3. A repeated figure or design in architecture or decoration. See synonyms at figure.

[French, from Old French, motive. See motive.]
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition

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\"... Hybrid motifs from the religious symbolism and iconography article In religious
iconography, anthropomorphic, theriomorphic, and ***phytomorphic motifs*** may be ... \"
www.britannica.com/search?query=motif& submit=Find&source=MWTEXT

\"...Leisure and Cultural Services Department - Antiquities and ...
... However, a ***zoomorphic motif*** is still visible when examined closely and carefully. The worked surface is approximately 2m above the highest water mark, ...\"
www.lcsd.gov.hk/CE/Museum/Monument/en/monuments_02.php

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motivo,
3. m. En arte, rasgo característico que se repite en una obra o en un conjunto de ellas.
4. m. tema (de una obra literaria).
DRAE©

motivo m
2   Arte Mús ***motif***, leitmotif
- Source: Diccionario Espasa Concise © 2000 Espasa Calpe
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phytomorphic motifs, zoomorphic motifs and other motifs


Explanation:
Hola Marea,
Una sugerencia.
Buena suerte y saludos del Oso ¶:^)

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Note added at 2005-04-12 05:03:40 (GMT)
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mo·tif
n.
1. a. A recurrent thematic element in an artistic or literary work.
b. A dominant theme or central idea.
2. Music. A short rhythmic or melodic passage that is repeated or evoked in various parts of a composition.
3. A repeated figure or design in architecture or decoration. See synonyms at figure.

[French, from Old French, motive. See motive.]
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition

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Note added at 2005-04-12 05:07:32 (GMT)
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\"... Hybrid motifs from the religious symbolism and iconography article In religious
iconography, anthropomorphic, theriomorphic, and ***phytomorphic motifs*** may be ... \"
www.britannica.com/search?query=motif& submit=Find&source=MWTEXT

\"...Leisure and Cultural Services Department - Antiquities and ...
... However, a ***zoomorphic motif*** is still visible when examined closely and carefully. The worked surface is approximately 2m above the highest water mark, ...\"
www.lcsd.gov.hk/CE/Museum/Monument/en/monuments_02.php

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Note added at 2005-04-12 05:09:19 (GMT)
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motivo,
3. m. En arte, rasgo característico que se repite en una obra o en un conjunto de ellas.
4. m. tema (de una obra literaria).
DRAE©

motivo m
2   Arte Mús ***motif***, leitmotif
- Source: Diccionario Espasa Concise © 2000 Espasa Calpe

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