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Related to aquarellist: watercolourists
A painting done in transparent watercolors.
[French, from obsolete Italian acquarella, water color, diminutive of acqua, water, from Latin aqua; see akw-ā- in Indo-European roots.]
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an artist who paints in water colors. Also called water-colorist.See also: Art
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