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literalism

noun

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  1. realistic depiction in art and literature <if audiences ever got the literalism they claim they want in movies, they'd be fast asleep by the second reel> Synonyms verisimilitude, naturalism, realism, representationalism, verismoRelated Words photo-realism; authenticity, grittiness




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