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frontality

[fruhn-tal-i-tee, fron-] /frʌnˈtæl ɪ ti, frɒn-/
noun, Fine Arts.
1.
the representation of the front view of figures or objects in a work of art.
2.
the organization of planes parallel to the picture plane in the pictorial arts, or the composition of volumes entirely from the front view in sculpture.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; frontal + -ity
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  • Its frontality distinguishes the public functions on the street side from the private and highly secure spaces toward the rear.
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frontality

/frənˈtælɪtɪ/
noun
1.
(fine arts) a frontal view, as in a painting or other work of art
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