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    Meaning of: pewter and clinical

    "If you prefer metal frames, consider pewter ones or very thin black frames. They look less clinical."

    What is the meaning of: 1) pewter, 2) clinical

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    Re: Meaning of: pewter and clinical

    Quote Originally Posted by goodstudent View Post
    "If you prefer metal frames, consider pewter ones or very thin black frames. They look less clinical."

    What is the meaning of: 1) pewter, 2) clinical

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    Have you looked them up in a dictionary?
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    Re: Meaning of: pewter and clinical

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Have you looked them up in a dictionary?
    That's what a good student would do first.

    Look the words up HERE and ask again if you still don't understand.

    Rover

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    Re: Meaning of: pewter and clinical

    Which one best describe clinical in my case? plain or unattractive?

    clinical[ˈklɪnɪkəl]adj
    1.
    of or relating to a clinic
    2. (Medicine) of or relating to the bedside of a patient, the course of his disease, or the observation and treatment of patients directly a clinical lecture clinical medicine
    3. scientifically detached; strictly objective a clinical attitude to life
    4. plain, simple, and usually unattractive clinical furniture



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    Re: Meaning of: pewter and clinical

    Quote Originally Posted by goodstudent View Post
    Which one best describe clinical in my case? plain or unattractive?


    Yes.

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