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Painting vs. Tableau

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Paintingverb

present participle of paint

Tableaunoun

A striking and vivid representation; a picture.

Paintingnoun

(countable) An illustration or artwork done with the use of paint.

‘The Mona Lisa is one of the most famous paintings.’;

Tableaunoun

A vivid graphic scene of a group of people arranged as in a painting or bas relief sculpture.

Paintingnoun

(uncountable) The action of applying paint to a surface.

‘The outside of the old house would benefit from some painting.’;

Tableaunoun

Hence, an arrangement of actors in static positions on stage, having the effect of pointing up a particular moment in the drama, conventionally revealed by opening tableau curtains (known as "tabs").

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Paintingnoun

(uncountable) The same activity as an art form.

‘Some artists, like Michelangelo, excel in both painting and sculpture.’;

Tableaunoun

(mathematics) A table two-dimensional presentation of data.

Paintingnoun

The act or employment of laying on, or adorning with, paints or colors.

Tableaunoun

A table that shows constraint violations of a list of candidates given an input and a constraint ranking.

Paintingnoun

The work of the painter; also, any work of art in which objects are represented in color on a flat surface; a colored representation of any object or scene; a picture.

Tableaunoun

(card games) Mostly in solitaire card games, but also in other card and board games, the main area, where random cards can be arranged.

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Paintingnoun

Color laid on; paint.

Tableaunoun

(logic) A semantic tableau.

Paintingnoun

A depicting by words; vivid representation in words.

Tableaunoun

A striking and vivid representation; a picture.

Paintingnoun

graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface;

‘a small painting by Picasso’; ‘he bought the painting as an investment’; ‘his pictures hang in the Louvre’;

Tableaunoun

A representation of some scene by means of persons grouped in the proper manner, placed in appropriate postures, and remaining silent and motionless.

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Paintingnoun

creating a picture with paints;

‘he studied painting and sculpture for many years’;

Tableaunoun

The arrangement, or layout, of cards.

Paintingnoun

the act of applying paint to a surface;

‘you can finish the job of painting faster with a roller than with a brush’;

Tableaunoun

a group of people attractively arranged (as if in a painting)

Paintingnoun

the occupation of a house painter;

‘house painting was the only craft he knew’;

Tableaunoun

any dramatic scene

Painting

Painting is the practice of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium to a solid surface (called the or ). The medium is commonly applied to the base with a brush, but other implements, such as knives, sponges, and airbrushes, can be used.

‘matrix’; ‘support’;

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