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Definition of parable


Parable: Usually a short fictional narrative with a didactic function, telling the story of some event in order to make a general statement about human behaviour. This moral is not always stated explicitly, the reader or listener is expected to draw a parallel between the story and his/her own experience. The parable is an allegorical text form that presents human types.



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