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Turkish translation of “fable”


noun [C]     /ˈfeɪbl/
a short , traditional story , usually involving animals , which is intended to show people how to behave
hayvan masalı, alegorik hikaye, fabl
Aesop's fablesTypes of film, play, book etc.Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
(Definition of fable noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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