Meaning of “novelty” - Learner’s Dictionary

novelty

noun uk us /ˈnɒvəlti/
QUALITY [ U ]

the quality of being new or unusual:

The fashion industry relies on novelty, and photographers are always looking for new faces.
NEW THING [ C ]

an object, event, or experience that is new or unusual:

Tourists are still a novelty on this remote island.
CHEAP TOY [ C ]

a cheap toy or unusual object, often given as a gift

(Definition of “novelty” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)