pointillism

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Etymology[edit]

French pointillisme, from pointiller (to dot, to mark with points), from point (dot, point).

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Detail of Georges Seurat's painting La Parade.

pointillism (usually uncountable, plural pointillisms)

  1. In art, the use of small areas of color to construct an image.

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