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portraiture

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  1. a vivid representation in words of someone or something <the author's meticulous portraiture of a small Midwestern town at the turn of the century> Synonyms definition, delineation, depiction, picture, portrait, description, portrayal, rendering, sketch, vignetteRelated Words account, anecdote, chronicle, narrative, report, story, tale, yarn; demonstration, exemplification, illustration; clarification, elucidation, explanation, explication, exposition


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