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English definition of “art nouveau”

art nouveau

noun [U]     /ˌɑːt.nuːˈvəʊ/ US  /ˌɑːrt.nuːˈvoʊ/
a style of art and decoration that uses curling lines and plant and flower shapes Art history and artistic movements
(Definition of art nouveau noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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