comparative literature

noun

Definition of comparative literature

: the study of the interrelationship of the literatures of two or more national cultures usually of differing languages and especially of the influences of one upon the other sometimes : informal study of literary works in translation

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“Comparative literature.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comparative%20literature. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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