[nuh-vah-toh] /nəˈvɑ toʊ/
a city in W California, N of San Francisco.
[noh-vuh-yuh zem-lee-ah; Russian naw-vuh-yuh zyim-lyah] /ˈnoʊ və yə ˌzɛm liˈɑ; Russian ˈnɔ və yə zyɪmˈlyɑ/ noun 1. two large islands in the Arctic Ocean, N of and belonging to the Russian Federation. 35,000 sq. mi. (90,650 sq. km). /Russian ˈnɔvəjə zɪmˈlja/ noun 1. an archipelago in the Arctic Ocean, off the NE coast of Russia: […]
[nov-uh l] /ˈnɒv əl/ noun 1. a fictitious prose narrative of considerable length and complexity, portraying characters and usually presenting a sequential organization of action and scenes. 2. (formerly) (def 1). [nov-uh l] /ˈnɒv əl/ adjective 1. of a new kind; different from anything seen or known before: a novel idea. [nov-uh l] /ˈnɒv əl/ […]
/ˌnɒvəˈliːz/ noun 1. (derogatory) a style of writing characteristic of poor novels
[nov-uh-let] /ˌnɒv əˈlɛt/ noun 1. a brief or long short story. /ˌnɒvəˈlɛt/ noun 1. an extended prose narrative story or short novel 2. a novel that is regarded as being slight, trivial, or sentimental 3. a short piece of lyrical music, esp one for the piano