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novel

Intellectual property
adjective Referring to that which is new and/or original—i.e., the invention must never have been made in public in any way, anywhere, before the date on which the application for a patent is filed.

Vox populi
noun Fictional prose of book length, the storyline of which has some degree of realism.
References in classic literature ?
While they were talking Cardenio had taken up the novel and begun to read it, and forming the same opinion of it as the curate, he begged him to read it so that they might all hear it.
Master Nicholas added his entreaties to the same effect, and Sancho too; seeing which, and considering that he would give pleasure to all, and receive it himself, the curate said, "Well then, attend to me everyone, for the novel begins thus.
The hero of the novel was already almost reaching his English happiness, a baronetcy and an estate, and Anna was feeling a desire to go with him to the estate, when she suddenly felt that HE ought to feel ashamed, and that she was ashamed of the same thing.
The third was the only act in which, in his dramatization, he had taken any real liberties with the text of the novel.
He started from its dim beginning, from the days when he had bought the novel on his journey from Bath to Cheltenham.
Behind these words we use--the adventure, the novel, the drama, the romance, the situation, in short, as we most comprehensively say--behind them all stands the same sharp fact which they all in their different ways represent.
The romance, the novel, the drama are the picture of one.
It was true, he decided; though the novels he had read had led him to believe otherwise.
The novel molecules are expected to increase progression free survival, providing a better treatment option to cancer patients.
This history sets out to challenge the view that the novel 'was born in eighteenth-century England'.
The novel appeared in Kurdish literature only decades ago.
The novel Ryoma ga Yuku, about Ryoma Sakamoto, the Meiji Restoration hero, has sold 21.