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1 an account of important events in the order in which they happened
  • a history of the American civil rights movement during the 1960s

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2 a relating of events usually in the order in which they happened
  • we heard the whole history of her illness in excruciating detail

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3 the events or experience of former times
  • history has many lessons to teach us, if only we would listen

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The first known use of history was in the 14th century

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“History.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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