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fanfic

[ fan-fik ]
/ ˈfænˌfɪk /
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noun Informal.

fiction written by fans of a TV series, movie, etc., using existing characters and situations to develop new plots.
a work of fiction in this genre.

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Origin of fanfic

First recorded in 1975–80; shortening of fan fiction
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fanfic
/ (ˈfænˌfɪk) /

noun

fiction written around previously established characters invented by other authors
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