semiabstraction
noun see semiabstract

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • semiabstraction — See semiabstract. * * * …   Universalium

  • semiabstraction — semi·abstraction …   English syllables

  • semiabstraction — “+ noun Etymology: semi + abstraction : a composition or creation (as in painting or sculpture) in which the subject matter is easily recognizable though the form is stylized according to an abstract system or device …   Useful english dictionary

  • semiabstract — adjective Date: 1871 having subject matter that is easily recognizable although the form is stylized < semiabstract art > • semiabstraction noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • semiabstract — adjective characterized by stylized but recognizable subject matter • Similar to: ↑nonrepresentational * * * | ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ at semi + adjective Etymology: semi + abstract : having the character of a semiabstraction …   Useful english dictionary

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