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realism

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈrɪəlɪzəm/
ART a style in art, literature, etc in which things and people are shown as they are in real lifeArtistic styles and genres
ACCEPTING behaviour in which you accept and deal with the true facts of a situation and do not hope for things that will not happenPhilosophy
(Definition of realism from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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