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junk art

n.
Three-dimensional art made from junked materials, such as metal, glass, or wood.
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junk′ art`


n.
sculptural assemblage constructed from discarded materials, as glass, scrap metal, plastic, and wood.
[1965–70]
junk′ art`ist, n.
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