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history /ˈhɪstəri/ noun
plural histories
history
/ˈhɪstəri/
noun
plural histories
Learner's definition of HISTORY
[noncount] : the study of past events
see also natural history
[noncount]
: events of the past
: past events that relate to a particular subject, place, organization, etc.
[count] : a written record of important events that have happened since the beginning of something
[count] : an established record of past events, actions, etc. usually singular
[noncount] informal : someone or something that is finished

ancient history

see ancient

go down in history

: to be remembered as a very important person or event

make history

: to do something that is very important or famous and that will be remembered as part of history
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