[ fan-fik ]
/ ˈfænˌfɪk /
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THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of fanfic
First recorded in 1975–80; shortening of fan fiction
Words nearby fanfic
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Example sentences from the Web for fanfic
I suddenly realized at some point what it was that bugged me about Battlestar Galactica—it was fanfic!
British Dictionary definitions for fanfic
/ (ˈfænˌfɪk) /
fiction written around previously established characters invented by other authors
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