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minimalistadjective

 /ˈmɪn·ə·mə·lɪst/
taking or showing as little action and involvement in a situation as possible: a minimalist view of foreign policy
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minimalistadjective

uk   /ˈmɪn.ɪ.məl.ɪst/  us   /ˈmɪn.ə.məl.ɪst/
  • minimalist adjective (SIMPLE)

art, architecture, theatre & film belonging or relating to a style in art, design, and theatre that uses the smallest range of materials and colours possible, and only very simple shapes or forms: minimalist painting The set for the ballet is minimalist - white walls and a chair.
minimalism
noun [U] uk   /ˈmɪn.ɪ.məl.ɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈmɪn.ə.məl.ɪ.zəm/

minimalistnoun [C]

uk   /ˈmɪn.ɪ.məl.ɪst/  us   /ˈmɪn.ə.məl.ɪst/
(Definition of minimalist from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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