The definition of baroque refers to the style of music, architecture and the arts that were prevalent from 1600 to 1750.(adjective)
An example of baroque isLudwigsburg Palace in Germany.
See baroque in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr, orig., irregular < Port barroco, imperfect pearl
See baroque in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Italian barocco, imperfect pearl
Origin: , and from Portuguese barroco.
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