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Novel vs. Known

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Noveladjective

new, original, especially in an interesting way

Knownadjective

Identified as a specific type; renowned, famous.

‘He was a known pickpocket.’;

Novelnoun

(obsolete) A novelty; something new.

Knownadjective

Researched, accepted, familiar.

Novelnoun

A work of prose fiction, longer than a novella.

Knownnoun

(algebra) A variable or constant whose value is already determined.

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Novelnoun

(historical) A fable; a short tale, especially one of many making up a larger work.

Knownnoun

Any fact or situation which is known or familiar.

Novelnoun

A new legal constitution in ancient Rome.

Knownverb

inflection of know||past|part

Noveladjective

Of recent origin or introduction; not ancient; new; hence, out of the ordinary course; unusual; strange; surprising.

Known

of Know.

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Novelnoun

That which is new or unusual; a novelty.

Knownadjective

apprehended with certainty;

‘a known quantity’; ‘the limits of the known world’; ‘a musician known throughout the world’; ‘a known criminal’;

Novelnoun

News; fresh tidings.

‘Some came of curiosity to hear some novels.’;

Knownverb

past participle of know

Novelnoun

A fictitious tale or narrative, longer than a short story, having some degree of complexity and development of characters; it is usually organized as a time sequence of events, and is commonly intended to exhibit the operation of the passions, and often of love.

Knownadjective

recognized, familiar, or within the scope of knowledge

‘the known world’; ‘plants little known to western science’;

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Novelnoun

A new or supplemental constitution. See the Note under Novel, a.

Knownadjective

publicly acknowledged to be

‘a known criminal’;

Novelnoun

a extended fictional work in prose; usually in the form of a story

Knownadjective

(of a quantity or variable) having a value that can be stated.

Novelnoun

a printed and bound book that is an extended work of fiction;

‘his bookcases were filled with nothing but novels’; ‘he burned all the novels’;

Noveladjective

of a kind not seen before;

‘the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem’;

Noveladjective

pleasantly novel or different;

‘common sense of a most refreshing sort’;

Novel

A novel is a relatively long work of narrative fiction, typically written in prose and published as a book. The present English word for a long work of prose fiction derives from the Italian: novella for , , or , itself from the Latin: novella, a singular noun use of the neuter plural of novellus, diminutive of novus, meaning .Some novelists, including Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman Melville, Ann Radcliffe, John Cowper Powys, preferred the term to describe their novels.

‘new’; ‘news’; ‘short story of something new’; ‘new’; ‘romance’;

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