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(Biography) Arshile (ˈɑːʃɪl). 1904–48, US abstract expressionist painter, born in Armenia. Influenced by Picasso and Miró, his style is characterized by fluid lines and resonant colours
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1. Arshile (Vosdanig Adoian), 1904–48, U.S. painter, born in Armenia.
2. Maxim, Gorki, Maxim.
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|Noun||1.||Gorky - Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts|
|2.||Gorky - an industrial city in the European part of Russia; birthplace of Maksim Gorky|
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