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Categories: Miniature painting, Illuminated manuscripts, Iconography of illuminated manuscripts, Wikipedia articles incorporating text from the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference
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miniature  illumination  History of miniature  Illuminated miniature  Manuscript miniature
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Painting or drawing included in a book (especially in illuminated medieval manuscripts) WordNet 3.0
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Painting or drawing included in a book (especially in illuminated medieval manuscripts) WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
The word miniature, derived from the Latin verb miniare indicates a small illustration used to decorate an ancient or medieval illuminated manuscript; the simple illustrations of the early codices having been miniated or delineated with that pigment. Wikipedia
Picture in an ancient or medieval illuminated manuscript Wikipedia Disambiguation
A small, highly detailed painting, a portrait miniature. Wiktionary