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From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] fictionem (accusative of fictio).

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fiction

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  1. Literary type using invented or imaginative writing, instead of real facts, usually written as prose.
    The company’s accounts contained a number of blatant fictions.
    I am a great reader of fiction.
  2. (uncountable) Invention.
    The butler’s account of the crime was pure fiction.

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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] fictionem (nominative of fictio).

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Noun

fiction f. (plural fictions)

  1. fiction

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