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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of or relating to any of several movements (as in art or literature) that are reactions against the philosophy and practices of certain prior movements and that are typically marked by revival of traditional elements and techniques

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  • postmodernist architecture
  • Perhaps the strangest element of Auster’s reputation as an American postmodernist is that his language never registers this kind of absence at the level of the sentence.
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