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  1. pointillistnoun

    a painter who uses the technique of pointillism

  2. pointillist, pointillisticadjective

    of or relating to pointillism


  1. pointillistnoun

    An artist who paints in this style

  2. pointillistadjective

    of, pertaining to, or in the style of pointillism


  1. pointillist

    Pointillist, derived from Pointillism, refers to an artist or style of art, characterized by the application of small distinct dots or points of color combined to create an image or painting. The term is often associated with late 19th-century art movement, primarily used by the post-impressionist artists. In a broader context, it can sometimes refer to someone or something that focuses on small details as a part of a bigger picture.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pointillist in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pointillist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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