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addaword.gifdefinition of lab lit

noun
a type of literature which includes science in its plot
Lab lit is not science fiction, and in my opinion it’s not historical fiction about actual scientists ... Instead, in the Web site’s words, it “depicts realistic scientists as central characters and portrays fairly realistic scientific practice or concepts, typically taking place in a realistic — as opposed to speculative or future — world.”
Submitted from United Kingdom on 11/06/2013 15:16:00
Definition of lab lit from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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