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avant

adjective

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being or employing the latest concepts, styles, or techniques
  • readers of this very avant novel should not expect to find much in the way of traditional narrative structure

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The first known use of avant was in 1965

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“Avant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/avant. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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