from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Prose works other than fiction: I've read her novels but not her nonfiction.
  • n. The category of literature consisting of works of this kind.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Written works intended to give facts, or true accounts of real things and events. Often used attributively.

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

  • n. prose writing that is not fictional


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