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novel
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • There is something distinctly novel about some of the features.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • “The end may have been so,” I answered, “but the methods I hold to have been novel and of interest.”  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I walked down to the station with them, and then wandered through the streets of the little town, finally returning to the hotel, where I lay upon the sofa and tried to interest myself in a yellow-backed novel.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Then he handed me a yellow-backed novel, and moving my chair a little sideways, that my own shadow might not fall upon the page, he begged me to read aloud to him.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • We`re looking for novel advertising ideas.

  • the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem

  • She both fits in perfectly yet remains slightly novel.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake

  • My dad taught this to us by example, but he also looked for novel ways to teach it to others.
    Randy Pausch  --  The Last Lecture

  • “A Novel Technique for Transforming the Theft of Mortal Human Cells into Praiseworthy Federal Policy”
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
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