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manga

[ mahng-guh, mang‐ ]
/ ˈmɑŋ gə, ˈmæŋ‐ /
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noun
a Japanese graphic novel, typically intended for adults, characterized by highly stylized art.

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Origin of manga

1985–90; <Japanese: literally, cartoon, comic strip
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British Dictionary definitions for manga

manga
/ (ˈmæŋɡə) /

noun plural manga
  1. a type of Japanese comic book with an adult theme
  2. (as modifier)manga videos
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