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chronicle

noun [C]  us   /ˈkrɑn·ɪ·kəl/
a record of events in the order in which they happened: This book is the most eloquent chronicle of an empire’s downfall that I have seen. infml The diary, although a personal story, is really a chronicle of an important period of history.

chronicle

verb [T]  us   /ˈkrɑn·ɪ·kəl/
to make a record or tell the history of something: His one-man show chronicles the life of Mark Twain.
Translations of “chronicle”
in Vietnamese biên niên sử…
in Spanish crónica…
in Thai บันทึกเหตุการณ์…
in Malaysian abad…
in French chronique…
in German die Chronik…
in Chinese (Traditional) 編年史, 年代記, 大事記…
in Indonesian risalah…
in Russian хроника, летопись…
in Turkish tarih kayıtları, tarih, geçmiş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 编年史, 年代记, 大事记…
in Polish kronika…
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