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il·lu·sion·al

(i-lū'zhŭn-ăl),
Relating to or of the nature of an illusion.

il·lu·sion·al

(i-lū'zhŭn-ăl)
Relating to or of the nature of an illusion.

illusional

Pert. to, or of the nature of, an illusion.
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Illusional wool art is something Sabrina herself has only discovered recently.
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The impassioned states of mind that he so vividly expresses in them are not found in his contemporaneous letters and activities, making the reader suspect that they represent an illusional frame of mind which Berg needed in order to compose.
speech." Through this project, elementary and middle-school students learn about Op art, draw shapes and add lines around them, and create illusional movement in an artwork.
Ralph Nader criticized Senator Obama for failing to "take on the white establishment." Obama's reaction was Nader is "delusional." Nader's reaction was Obama is "illusional."
Sometimes, just light, line and form is enough, and it allows you to explore the sculptural qualities of that third dimension, that illusional dimension of depth.
Genealogically speaking, the historical-conceptual approach recognizes that only shorter periods can be meaningfully analyzed, and while contemporary discourses can be compared with each other, the broader temporal scope favored by historical-developmental narratives is, in the last analysis, illusional. With respect to the present study, the genealogical approach can be used, for example, to investigate the modes of ordinary governance produced by planning structures of international relations.
Adept at sending up the cultural pillars of truth which bolster oppression, collage is often associated with cubism, striving to be representational without being illusional. Collage's use of real-world objects "presented a new and original source of interplay between artistic expressions and the experience of the everyday world.
They all have in common the refusal of any illusional effect whatsoever.