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, elegancy  
      n   pl   , -gances, -gancies  
1    dignified grace in appearance, movement, or behaviour  
2    good taste in design, style, arrangement, etc.  
3    something elegant; a refinement  

concours d'élégance     (French)  
      n   a parade of cars or other vehicles, prizes being awarded to the most elegant, best designed, or best turned-out  
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, elegancy  
1    beauty, courtliness, dignity, exquisiteness, gentility, grace, gracefulness, grandeur, luxury, polish, politeness, refinement, sumptuousness  
2    discernment, distinction, propriety, style, taste  

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