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1. An artistic movement emphasizing the concrete reality of shape and color independent of representation or symbolism.
2. The practice of writing concrete poetry.
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the practice of representing abstract concepts in concrete terms
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con•cret•ism(kɒnˈkri tɪz əm, kɒŋ-, ˈkɒn kriˌtɪz əm, ˈkɒŋ-)
the theory or practice of concrete poetry.
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|Noun||1.||concretism - a representation of an abstract idea in concrete terms|
internal representation, mental representation, representation - a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
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