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.
Words that rhyme with conteComte, font, fount, pont, quant, Vermont, want
Mid 19th century: named after Nicolas J. Conté (1755–1805), the French inventor who developed it.
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