sci-fi

[sahy-fahy] Informal.
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to science fiction: a writer of sci-fi books.
noun

Origin:
1950–55; by shortening

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sci-fi (ˈsaɪˌfaɪ)
 
n
short for science fiction

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sci-fi
science fiction
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Example sentences
The show borrows heavily from other sci-fi sources and the first episode was
  heavy on exposition.
You've done the rounds on the sci-fi convention circuit lately.
It's a dream of mine to be the sci-fi weirdo in some crazy cult movie.
Not only is this an old idea, but there is a fairly well known sci-fi novel
  about it.
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