ultramodernism


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ul·tra·mod·ern

 (ŭl′trə-mŏd′ərn)
adj.
Extremely modern in ideas or style; completely up-to-date.

ul′tra·mod′ern·ism n.
ul′tra·mod′ern·ist n.
ul′tra·mod′ern·is′tic adj.

ultramodernism

the condition of being beyond the norm of modern. — ultra-modernist, n.ultramodernistic, adj.
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