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short story

noun [C]  us   /ˈʃɔrt ˈstɔr·i, ˈstoʊr·i/
literature an invented written story that is shorter than a novel
Translations of “short story”
in Chinese (Traditional) 短篇小說(長度一般不超過一萬個字)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 短篇小说(长度一般不超过1万个单词)…
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