artistic media, as pen and ink, chalk, and graphite, used in combination: an old master drawing in mixed media.
When “Mixed” Isn’t EnoughRead how Professor Nicole Holliday explains why some individuals and groups that identify as two or more races are sensing a lexical gap for terms they would like for their own their specific racial combination.
“Daylight Savings Time” And More Commonly Mixed-Up WordsEvery March and November, most Americans change their clocks to keep up with the switch into or out of daylight-saving time. This practice of advancing the clocks ahead an hour is called daylight-saving time. But, because daylight savings time is used so frequently, the term is also considered acceptable. Daylight saving time means that since the clock is moved ahead one hour, you get one …
Origin of mixed media
First recorded in 1960–65
Related formsmixed-me·di·a, adjective
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Examples from the Web for mixed media
This is a time of expanding bigness in the art world, of noise, of numbers, of uber-artists, mixed-media, mega-collectors.
The mixed-media collection evokes nostalgia for halcyon days through fragmented images of the past.Karen Kilimnik’s Magical Fantasyland, From Ballet to Baroque|Claire Stern|March 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for mixed media
- the integrated use of different forms of media, esp within the arts
- (as modifier)mixed-media musical presentations
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