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pointillismnoun [U]

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