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collage (kuh-LAZH, koh-) noun
A form of art where various disparate objects are assembled together.
[From French collage (gluing), from coller (to glue), from colle (glue), from Vulgar Latin colla, from Greek kolla (glue). The words protocol and collagen have the same parentage.]
"The authors argue that their book is meant to illuminate the human
impact of war by presenting a collage of images, figures, and text,
based on the latest research findings, 'that cover... 59 wars that
took place within 48 locations'."
"A collage of their life together is pasted on Hendrickson's apartment
wall in Ballard."
This week's theme: Words related to art
To know how to say what others only know how to think is what makes men poets or sages; and to dare to say what others only dare to think makes men martyrs or reformers - or both. -Elizabeth Charles, writer (1828-1896)