Definition of scientifiction in English:

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Pronunciation: /saɪəntɪˈfɪkʃ(ə)n/


[mass noun]
Science fiction.
Example sentences
  • The word "scientifiction" is a failed predecessor to the much less forced abbreviations of "Sci-Fi" or "SF."
  • Does the series have its "scientifiction" elements?


Early 20th century: blend of scientific and fiction.

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