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lit·er·a·ture

(lit'tĕr-ă-chūr),
1. Body of written work on a specific topic.
2. Colloquial usage indicating any printed matter on a given topic (that is, manufacturer's literature).
[L. literatura, fr. literae, letters, writing]

literature

As used by doctors, the body of information on which the science of medicine is based.

Pronunciation:
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, LITT ruh t’your
Medspeak-US: pronounced, litter ruh churr

lit·er·a·ture

(lit'ĕr-ă-chŭr)
A body of written material.
[L. literatura, fr. literae, letters, writing]

literature,

n the entire body of writings on a given subject.
literature, dental,
n the entire body of writing on dentistry. Most specifically, those writings published following a referee process to validate the scientific discipline in which the writings were produced.
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First Love" short story collection was your first literary work.
the question over whether interpretations are dealing with actual or imaginary literary works.
Mohammed Abdul Weli, a Yemeni writer and novelist, presents a woman in his literary works in a clear image showing her sacrifice and consistent efforts she exerts for her family and society.
humanistic sensitivity to the fine shades of tone and style in literary works will have blended seamlessly with a rigorous empirical analysis of cognitive mechanisms, and a facility in writing elegantly nuanced prose will mingle happily with the severe logic of a quantitative methodology.
The research presented in this book is comprised of the findings about the life-story and the biographical material of published or unpublished nature transmitted by her close circle of friends collected from different sources as well as a careful analysis of Nihal's literary works traced by the author.
Joining their ranks, Osieja examines here the portrayal of Protestants as "triumphant victims" of Catholic repression based on the literary works of seven major Protestant authors active in Reformation-era France, Spain, and Italy.
a company that uses c-Site[TM] software and specializes in domain registration, launched a program to help people register literary works, but so many people involved in the performing arts-screenplay and TV scriptwriters in particular-requested information about how to safeguard their creations that the company decided to expand its service, Kelly said.
In taking seriously literary works that deserve serious consideration, he displays anew what it was that generated the authority of the older men of letters.
83) This poem and the numerous literary works that Benedict interprets illustrated dangers like sexual appetites and monstrosities that curious individuals produced.
In response, Mute magazine invited authors to craft literary works that employ the maximum number of keywords.
Used as an annotation in the footnotes of literary works.
The choice of Fortunatus and Gregory, Kitchen notes, is logical since they wrote the majority of the surviving literary works of Merovingian Gaul.