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Monet

[moh-ney; French maw-ne] /moʊˈneɪ; French mɔˈnɛ/
noun
1.
Claude
[klawd;; French klohd] /klɔd;; French kloʊd/ (Show IPA),
1840–1926, French painter.
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  • Monet nodded approvingly, and Renaud, his mouth half open, was seeking some formula.

    The New Book Of Martyrs Georges Duhamel
  • There is only one man in the world who can hold Hourticq's leg, and that is Monet.

    The New Book Of Martyrs Georges Duhamel
  • Faxon advanced, attracted by a shimmering Monet, but Rainer laid a hand on his arm.

    The Triumph Of Night Edith Wharton
  • Monet lifts his fine dark eyes to my face, and drops his book.

    The New Book Of Martyrs Georges Duhamel
  • This little canvas was probably an experiment actuated by Monet, for never afterward did he on principle lay black aside.

    Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning Willard Huntington Wright
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Monet

/French mɔnɛ/
noun
1.
Claude (klod). 1840–1926, French landscape painter; the leading exponent of impressionism. His interest in the effect of light on colour led him to paint series of pictures of the same subject at different times of day. These include Haystacks (1889–93), Rouen Cathedral (1892–94), the Thames (1899–1904), and Water Lilies (1899–1906)
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