from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A fictional work characterized by the absence of traditional elements of the novel, such as coherent plot structure, consistent point of view, and realistic character portrayal.
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- n. A novel that deliberately avoids the typical conventions of the novel, such as a coherent plot and protagonist.
anti- + novel (Wiktionary)