[ foh-toh-si-sesh-uhn ]
/ ˌfoʊ toʊ sɪˈsɛʃ ən /
an association of photographers founded in New York City in 1902 by Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Steichen that advocated the development and public recognition of photography as a fine art.
DISCOVER THE INFLUENCE OF PORTUGUESE ON ENGLISH VIA THIS QUIZ!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
OTHER WORDS FROM Photo-SecessionPho·to-Se·ces·sion·ist, noun
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