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conventionalized


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Conventionalizw  \Con*ven"tion*al*izw\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Conventionalized};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Conventionalizing}.] 
  1.  To  make  conventional;  to  bring  under  the  influence  of  or 
  cause  to  conform  to  conventional  rules  to  establish  by 
  usage. 
 
  2.  (Fine  Arts) 
  a  To  represent  by  selecting  the  important  features  and 
  those  which  are  expressible  in  the  medium  employed, 
  and  omitting  the  others 
  b  To  represent  according  to  an  established  principle, 
  whether  religious  or  traditional,  or  based  upon 
  certain  artistic  rules  of  supposed  importance. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  conventionalized 
  adj  :  using  artistic  forms  and  conventions  to  create  effects;  not 
  natural  or  spontaneous;  "a  stylized  mode  of  theater 
  production"  [syn:  {stylized},  {stylised}] 




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