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pointillism

noun [U] uk   /ˈpɔɪn.tɪ.lɪ.zəm/ /ˈpwæn-/ us    /ˈpwæn.tə.lɪ-/ specialized
a style of painting developed in France at the end of the 19th century in which a painting is created out of small spots of pure colour that seem to mix when seen from far away
pointillist
adjective, noun [C] uk   /-lɪst/ specialized us  
Seurat's "Une Baignade" is a well-known pointillist painting. Seurat and Signac were two of the most famous Pointillists.
Traducciones de “pointillism”
en chino (tradicionál) (19世紀末興起於法國的)點描畫法…
en chino (simplificado) (19世纪末兴起于法国的)点彩画法…
(Definition of pointillism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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