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pointillistic

[pwan-tl-is-tik, -tee-is-, poin-tl-is-] /ˌpwæn tlˈɪs tɪk, -tiˈɪs-, ˌpɔɪn tlˈɪs-/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or characteristic of pointillism or pointillists.
2.
made up of or using minute details; particularized; itemized:
a pointillistic style of acting.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; < French pointilliste (see pointillism, -ist) + -ic
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  • Provide materials, and direct students to create a pointillistic work of art, using complementary colors in close proximity.
  • He takes several thousand small images to create a single large pointillistic composite without any duplications.

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