vorticism

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noun, often capitalized vor·ti·cism \ˈvȯr-tə-ˌsi-zəm\

Definition of vorticism

  1. :  an English abstract art movement from about 1912–15 embracing cubist and futurist concepts

vorticist

play \ˈvȯr-tə-sist\ noun or adjective, often capitalized

Origin and Etymology of vorticism

Latin vortic-, vortex


First Known Use: 1914

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