graphic novel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “graphic novel” in the English Dictionary

"graphic novel" in British English

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graphic novelnoun [C]

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a ​bookcontaining a ​longstory told ​mostly in ​pictures but with some writing: Art Spiegelman's "Maus" is a very well-known ​graphicnovel.
(Definition of graphic novel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “graphic novel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 长篇剧情漫画(多数以图表示,也配着文字)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 漫畫小說(多數以圖畫表示,也配合文字)…
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