magnum opus


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magnum opus

a great work of art or literature, esp the greatest single work of an artist
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Magnum Opus founder Kristin Bafaro and her business partners, Irene Pizzi and Maria Chacharone, created the display, which gives visitors inside this Worcester landmark a glimpse of other city landmarks: Bancroft Tower, the city's many churches, Coney Island with its iconic neon sign, and several manufacturing buildings.
Robert Kraeuter, president of rapidly expanding wholesale coffee roaster Kaffe Magnum Opus, announced the appointment of Kristi Bonner to become its creative director.
In his magnum opus, Alcohol can be a Gas, Blume states: "We can easily use alcohol fuel to power diesel engines, trains, aircraft, small utility engines, generators, heaters--and it can even be used to cook our food.
Manfredo Tafuri's magnum opus on Renaissance architecture Interpreting the Renaissance: Princes, Cities, Architects published by Yale University Press is the first winner of the Sir Nikolaus Pevsner International Book Award for Architecture.
If you liked the first two albums then the fourth, Baby 81, looks right up your alley; but if you consider Howl to be their magnum opus then you could be left feeling a little disappointed.
In choosing a part from On the Soul, from Ibn Sina's Kitab al-Najat (The Book of Salvation), which is a condensed version of his magnum opus Kitab al-Shifa (The Book of Healing), Khalidi omitted the first three chapters.
This three-disc magnum opus separates Waits' major themes by genre.
His magnum opus, The Divine Comedy, divides hell into nine circles, and the lowest, reserved for the worst of the worst, is made of ice, rather than heat or fire.
Publications Management Magnum Opus Awards honored Best's Review with a Silver Award in the Best News Story (editorial) category for "Disaster on the Wing" by David Pilla, an Honorable Mention in the Information Graphics category for "Back to Basics" by Lori Chordas in the July issue, and a Gold Award in the Best Supplement (design) category for The Guide to Understanding the Insurance Industry, which was sent to all Best's Review subscribers with the April 2005 issue.
has turned to the art of creating fascicles as he created his magnum opus on analyzing algorithms; in this process he will produce a series of texts containing wholly new or revised material that will eventually become part of the greater comprehensive volume.
The tome, quite possibly Thiong'o's magnum opus, is more than seven hundred pages long.