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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.
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KARACHI -- A novel entitled 'Dukhtar-i-Hifsa' authored by senior journalist, Razia Sultana, was launched at the Karachi Press Club on Saturday.
The question of whether Kurdish novels have tried to expand the knowledge of Kurdish individuals and expand their interpretation of life around them is valid.
Manga novels are generally in black and white, except for the covers, Bloch said.
The topics and themes of these graphic novels are more provocative, edgier and much more mature than those in earlier comics.
He also remains popular because he wrote historical novels with panache.
The help a budding musician gets from a bona fide teacher, however, is quite a different matter and the subject of numerous novels, such as George Du Maurier's Trilby, Robert Starer's The Music Teacher and Robert Tanenbaum's The Piano Teacher: The True Story of a Psychotic Killer.
Do they interact, as in most novels, or are there separate groups of characters who hardly mingle, as in Mrs Dalloway?
Where his musical reputation is based on that former mix of seeming incongruities, his new novel Venus as a Boy tells the tale of this latter context.
But for all the impact of novels of advocacy, we have consistently failed Whitman's prophecy in one crucial respect.
Brilliantly told, the novel serves as a reminder that accessibility need not mean dumbing down.
In her novels, however, Ford presented a more complicated message: one that more fully developed both sides of the culturally tinctured Baptist message for women.
Please note that I define old as over a year; in my New Jersey public library, graphic novels have a short shelf life.