1A short story as a form of literary composition.
- One is the oral/written interface in the conte, in particular the stylistic and syntactic make-up of contemporary oral storytelling, with a particular interest in negation, inversion, detachment, and speech and thought presentation.
French, based on Latin computare 'reckon, sum up'.
Words that rhyme with conteComte, font, fount, pont, quant, Vermont, want
Definition of conte in:
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(also trademark Conté)
Mid 19th century: named after Nicolas J. Conté (1755–1805), the French inventor who developed it.
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