Definition of photomural in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌfōdōˈmyo͝orəl/


A mural consisting of a single enlarged photograph or a collection of photographs covering a wall.
Example sentences
  • On view in the front room were the photomurals, which the artist refers to as ‘male jokes,’ each showing a snapshot of powerful white male politicians or entertainers with the printed wisecracks.
  • They invited visitors to pose for Polaroids against a photomural of a ski chalet, on a set equipped with skis and covered with artificial snow.
  • In a photomural at the end of a back alleyway, a louche fellow in a raincoat could be seen, intensifying a sense of verisimilitude.

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Syllabification: pho·to·mur·al

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