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archive

noun  /ˈɑr·kɑɪv/ ( also archives) us  
the documents showing the history of a place, organization, or family, or the place where these are kept: The author’s manuscripts are in the college archives.
archival
adjective [not gradable]  /ɑrˈkɑɪ·vəl/ us  
I’m doing some archival research on my family’s history.
Translations of “archive”
in Spanish Archivo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 檔案, 案卷, 檔案館…
in Russian архив…
in Turkish arşiv, bilgisayarda çok sık kullanılmayan bilgi ve belgelerin saklandığı yer…
in Chinese (Simplified) 档案, 案卷, 档案馆…
in Polish archiwum…
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