literary criticism Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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literary criticismnoun [U]

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the ​formalstudy and ​discussion of ​works of ​literature, for ​example by ​judging and ​explainingtheirimportance and ​meaning
(Definition of literary criticism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “literary criticism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 文学评论,文学批评…
in Chinese (Traditional) 文學評論,文學批評…
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