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from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of conventionalizing; conforming to a conventional style


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  • This novum is not the same thing as a genre trope, not at all -- though most novum will eventually be recycled by later writers, and a set of tropes derived from the process of conventionalisation, symbolic formulation.

    Archive 2006-07-01

  • This type of SF is, it would seem, derived from the previous types through a process of copying and conventionalisation.

    Archive 2005-12-01


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