photo–realism

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noun pho·to–re·al·ism \ˌfō-tō-ˈrē-ə-ˌli-zəm\

Definition of photo–realism

  1. :  realism in painting characterized by extremely meticulous depiction of detail

photo–realist

play \ˌfō-tō-ˈrē-ə-list\ noun or adjective

photo–realistic

play \ˌfō-tō-ˌrē-ə-ˈli-stik\ adjective

1961

First Known Use of photo–realism

1961

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