pointillistic

adjective poin·til·lis·tic \ ˌpwaⁿ(n)-tē-ˈyi-stik , ˌpȯin-tə-ˈli- \
variants: or less commonly pointillist play \ˌpwaⁿ(n)-tē-ˈyēst, ˈpȯin-tə-list\

Definition of pointillistic

1 : composed of many discrete details or parts
2 : of, relating to, or characteristic of pointillism or pointillists

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1922

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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