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acmeism

[ak-mee-iz-uh m] /ˈæk miˌɪz əm/
noun
1.
a school of early 20th-century Russian poetry whose practitioners were strongly opposed to the vagueness of symbolism and strove for absolute clarity of expression through precise, concrete imagery.
Origin
< Russian akmeízm, equivalent to Greek akmḗ acme + Russian -izm -ism
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