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novel

noun [C]  /ˈnɑv·əl/ us  

novel noun [C] (BOOK)

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

novel

adjective  /ˈnɑv·əl/ us  

novel adjective (NEW)

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