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naturalistic

adjective uk   /ˌnætʃ.ər.əlˈɪs.tɪk/ us    /-ɚ.rəˈlɪs.t̬ɪk/
Naturalistic art, literature, acting, etc. shows things as they really are.Art history and artistic movements similar to what exists in nature: Most zoos try to exhibit animals in naturalistic settings.Art history and artistic movementsLiterary criticism
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