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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An art movement in sculpture and painting that began in the 1950s and emphasized extreme simplification of form and color.

Usage examples (25)
  • I worry that if I restrict myself to the term reductivism won't obscure all of this.
  • Carl asks why I don't simply refer to the Hegemonic Fallacy as "reductivism", and wonders if I simply take pleasure in naming.
  • But my point is that rather than viewing Stein’s concentration on a grammatical structure, her focus on style, as opposed to a generic form, as a kind of reductivism,...
  • Hans Kelsen retains the imperativalists 'monism but abandons their reductivism. for more
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