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novel

noun [C]  us   /ˈnɑv·əl/

novel noun [C] (BOOK)

literature a long, printed story about imaginary characters and events: literary/romance novels

novel

adjective  us   /ˈnɑv·əl/

novel adjective (NEW)

new and original; not like anything seen before: a novel idea/suggestion
Translations of “novel”
in Arabic رِواية…
in Korean 소설…
in Malaysian novel…
in French roman…
in Turkish roman…
in Italian romanzo…
in Chinese (Traditional) (長篇)小說…
in Russian роман…
in Polish powieść…
in Vietnamese tiểu thuyết…
in Spanish novela…
in Portuguese romance…
in Thai นวนิยาย…
in German der Roman…
in Catalan novel·la…
in Japanese 小説…
in Indonesian novel…
in Chinese (Simplified) (长篇)小说…
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