precisionist
noun see precision I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • precisionist — [prē sizh′ən ist, prisizh′ən ist] n. a person who attaches great or too great importance to precision * * * pre·ci·sion·ist (prĭ sĭzhʹə nĭst) n. 1. One who values precision; a purist. 2. often Precisionist A painter whose work is marked by… …   Universalium

  • precisionist — [prē sizh′ən ist, prisizh′ən ist] n. a person who attaches great or too great importance to precision …   English World dictionary

  • Precisionist — This article is about the racehorse. For the art style, see Precisionism. For other uses, see the . Thoroughbred racehorse infobox horsename = Precisionist caption = sire = Crozier grandsire = My Babu dam = Excellently damsire = Forli sex =… …   Wikipedia

  • precisionist — noun One who values precision …   Wiktionary

  • precisionist — pre·ci·sion·ist …   English syllables

  • precisionist — zh(ə)nə̇st noun ( s) : one who professes, practices, or lays great stress upon precision (as in language or ritual) : purist …   Useful english dictionary

  • precisionism — precisionist, n., adj. precisionistic, adj. /pri sizh euh niz euhm/, n. (sometimes cap.) a style of painting developed to its fullest in the U.S. in the 1920s, associated esp. with Charles Demuth, Georgia O Keeffe, and Charles Sheeler, and… …   Universalium

  • Precisionism — Charles Demuth, Aucassin and Nicolette, oil on canvas, 1921 Precisionism, also known as Cubist Realism,[1] was an artistic movement that emerged in the United States after World War I and was at its height during the …   Wikipedia

  • Charles Demuth — The Figure 5 in Gold (1928) Born November 8, 1883(1883 11 08) Died October 23, 1935( …   Wikipedia

  • Charles Sheeler — standing next to a window. c. 1910. Born July 16, 1883(1883 07 16) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania …   Wikipedia

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