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definition 1: writings such as dramas, poems, novels, essays, and stories, esp. those that have lasting artistic value.
example: Shakespeare is said to have made some of the greatest contributions to English literature.
definition 2: the body of writing about a specific subject or of a specific time or group.
example: I discovered much more about my topic after I reviewed the literature.
example: There is little mention of this particular study in the literature.
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