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Black humor

LC control 85014576
Topical headingBlack humor
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Variant(s)Black comedy
Black humor (Literature)
Black humor in literature
Dark humor
See alsoWit and humor
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Scope noteHere are entered general works on humor that treats suffering or the absurdity of existence in a bitter, ironic, morbid, or grimly satiric way, as well as works on such humor in literary form.
Found inBritannica Micro. (black humour, also called black comedy)
Encarta world English dict.
Random House dict. (black humor; black comedy)