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(Plants) A Brazilian tree (esp Licania rigida of the Chrysobalanaceae family) with large, yellow seeds from which oil is extracted
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(ˌɔɪ təˈsi kə)

n., pl. -cas.
a Brazilian tree, Licania rigida, the seeds of which yield oiticica oil.
[1915–20; < Portuguese < Tupi]
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A palavra tropicalia foi utilizada pela primeira vez em 1967, na intencao de nomear a instalacao penetravel que Helio Oiticica (1937-1980)--o outro Helio do Tropicalismo--expunha no Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro.
Helio Oiticica formo parte del neoconcretismo brasileno, (3) su contribucion se hizo visible en los Bolidos (realizados con pigmentos cromaticos, vidrios, plasticos, maderas, piedras) y Parangoles (capas construidas con elementos precarios y de bajo costo que funcionaban como dispositivos corporales del movimiento y del baile).
Matilda Olof-Ors is organizing this sampling of some seventy works by Lygia Clark, Helio Oiticica, Tomas Maldonado, Jesus Rafael Soto, Gego, and others, with an emphasis on Brazil's Grupo Ruptura and Grupo Frente (based in 1950s Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, respectively).