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metafiction

met·a·fic·tion

metafiction

 
pronunciation:
me t fIk shn
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: fiction writing in which the author and the techniques used by the author are consciously emphasized while concern for verisimilitude is minimized.
definition 2: a work of such fiction.
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derivations: metafictional (adj.), metafictionist (n.)