Japonism(redirected from Japonerie)
1. Something characteristically Japanese.
2. The influence of Japan on European art, especially in impressionism.
[French japonisme, from Japon, Japan.]
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a style of art, idiom, custom, mannerism, etc., typical of the Japanese.See also: Art, Japan, Language
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