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1. n. A book containing an original and entertaining, (hopefully), story. Novels are frequently published first in hard cover, and later in paperback form if they become popular.

2. adj. Describing something new and different from what was available or seen before.
1. My favorite genre of novel is Science Fiction.

2. This novel is quite novel.
by Downstrike May 22, 2004
N. An extremely long text or comment.
"When I asked what happened at the party yesterday, I didn't expect Tom to write me a novel about it.
by Rutzraffereis23 January 05, 2011