aesthetics

(redirected from Asthetics)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Encyclopedia.

aesthetics

The study and/or implementation of the activities which are pleasing to the senses, and have sensori-emotional value.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

es·thet·ics

(es-thet'iks)
The branch of philosophy concerned with art and beauty, especially with the components thereof.
Synonym(s): aesthetics.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

es·thet·ics

(es-thet'iks)
The branch of philosophy concerned with art and beauty, especially with the components thereof.
Synonym(s): aesthetics.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
All through grade school, this was the sense of science I got." However, a Chemical Engineering major related: "Growing up; I was always more interested in the substance of what surrounds us--not so much the asthetics [sic] about it.
En Santeria Asthetics in Contemporary Latin American Art, ed.
In modern times aesthetics evolves in Baumgarten's inquiry as the science of perceptual experience that gains its philosophical status in Kant, and therefore, the future of asthetics and the six value schemes in which beauty finds its determinate meaning, deemly depends on the future of philosophy, (p.