Japonism Jap"o*nism, n. [F. japonisme, fr. Japon Japan.] A quality, idiom, or peculiarity characteristic of the Japanese or their products, esp. in art. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Japonism — Jap·o·nism (jăpʹə nĭz əm) n. 1. Something characteristically Japanese. 2. The influence of Japan on European art, especially in impressionism.   [French japonisme, from Japon, Japan.] * * * …   Universalium

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