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Definition of TENEBRISM
: a style of painting especially associated with the Italian painter Caravaggio and his followers in which most of the figures are engulfed in shadow but some are dramatically illuminated by a beam of light usually from an identifiable source
— ten·e·brist\-brist\noun or adjectiveoften capitalized