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virtu

vir·tu (ver·tu)

virtu (vertu)

 
pronunciation:
vr tu [or] vuhr tu
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an appreciation for or knowledge of fine objects of art, antiques, or the like.
definition 2: merit or value inherent in such objects.
What virtu is evident in that crystal piece!