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Definition of short story noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

short story

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌʃɔːt ˈstɔːri//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʃɔːrt ˈstɔːri//
 
Types of story
 
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a story, usually about imaginary characters and events, that is short enough to be read from beginning to end without stopping See related entries: Types of story
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: short story