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Trompe L'oeil

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Noun

1. trompe l'oeil

a painting rendered in such great detail as to deceive the viewer concerning its reality

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Trompe L'oeil

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nounWord forms: plural trompe l'oeils (trɔ̃p lœj)
1. 
a painting or decoration giving a convincing illusion of reality
2. 
an effect of this kind

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Trompe L'oeil

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1. 
a painting, etc. that creates such a strong illusion of reality that the viewer may not at first be sure whether the thing depicted is real or a representation
2. 
an illusion or effect of this kind

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Trompe L'oeil

see synonyms of trompe l'oeil
n. pl. trompe l'oeils (loi)
1. A style of painting that is intended to give a convincing illusion of reality.
2. A painting or effect created in this style.

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