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annals

noun plural an·nals \ˈa-nəlz\

: historical records

: records of the activities of an organization

Full Definition of ANNALS

1
:  a record of events arranged in yearly sequence
2
:  historical records :  chronicles
3
:  records of the activities of an organization
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Examples of ANNALS

  1. <his annals of the reigns of English kings was used as a source by Shakespeare>

Origin of ANNALS

Latin annales, from plural of annalis yearly — more at annual
First Known Use: 1542

Other History Terms

agonistic, carpetbagger, enceinte, fief, historiography, paladin
ANNALS Defined for Kids

annals

noun plural an·nals \ˈa-nəlz\

Definition of ANNALS for Kids

1
:  a record of events arranged in yearly sequence
2
:  historical records :  history <the annnals of sports>

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