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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “belles-lettres”

belles-lettres

plural noun     /ˌbelˈlet.rə/ specialized
literary works that are beautiful and pleasing in an artistic way, rather than being very serious or full of information
美文學;純文學
Literature in general
(Definition of belles-lettres plural noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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