semiabstract

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adjective semi·ab·stract \ ˌse-mē-ab-ˈstrakt , -ˈab-ˌstrakt , ˌse-ˌmī- , -mi- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of semiabstract

:having subject matter that is easily recognizable although the form is stylized
  • semiabstract art

semiabstraction

play \ˌse-mē-ab-ˈstrak-shən, ˌse-ˌmī-, -mi-\ noun

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1871


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