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English definition of “novelty”


noun     /ˈnɒvəlti/
QUALITY [U] the quality of being new or unusual : The fashion industry relies on novelty, and photographers are always looking for new faces .NewModern and fashionable
NEW THING [C] an object , event , or experience that is new or unusual : Tourists are still a novelty on this remote island .NewModern and fashionable
CHEAP TOY [C] a cheap toy or unusual object , often given as a gift Toys and dolls
(Definition of novelty noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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