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japonaiserie

[jap-uh-nez-uh-ree, -nez-uh-ree; French zha-paw-nezuh-ree] /ˌdʒæp əˌnɛz əˈri, -ˈnɛz ə ri; French ʒa pɔ nɛzəˈri/
noun
1.
stylistic characteristics, as in art, decor, or film, influenced by or reflective of Japanese culture and tradition.
2.
something, as an art object, displaying these characteristics.
Origin of japonaiserie
1895-1900
1895-1900; < French, equivalent to japonais Japanese (Japon Japan + -ais < Latin -ēnsis -ensis; cf. -ese) + -erie -ery
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