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Neue Sachlichkeit

Pronunciation: /ˌnɔɪə ˈzaxlɪxkʌɪt/
/ˌnɔyə ˈzaxlɪçkaɪt/
A movement in the fine arts, music, and literature, which developed in Germany during the 1920s and was characterized by realism and a deliberate rejection of romantic attitudes.

Origin

German, literally 'new objectivity'.

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