three-quarter view

   A view of a face or any other subject which is half-way between a full and a profile view.

Glossary of Art Terms. 2014.

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  • three-quarter — three′ quar′ter adj. 1) consisting of or involving three quarters of a whole or of the usual length: a three quarter sleeve[/ex] 2) showing the face or an object as seen from in front and somewhat to the side: a three quarter view[/ex] •… …   From formal English to slang

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  • quarter — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin quartarius, from quartus fourth Date: 14th century 1. one of four equal parts into which something is divisible ; a fourth part < in the top quarter of his class > 2. any of various …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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