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modernismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈmɒd.ən.ɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈmɑː.dɚ.nɪ-/
modernthinking or ​methods: Modernism ​seeks to ​find new ​forms of ​expression and ​rejectstraditional or ​acceptedideas. specialized art, architecture, literature the ​ideas and ​methods of ​modernart, ​especially from the 1920s until now
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