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annals

noun [plural] uk   /ˈæn.əlz/ formal us  
historical records of the activities of a country or organization, or history in general: The signing of the Treaty of Rome was the greatest event in the annals of European integration. Quite whether he will go down in the annals of American history (= be considered) as a great leader remains to be seen.
Translations of “annals”
in Spanish anales…
in French annales…
in German die Annalen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歷史記載, 歷史, 編年史…
in Chinese (Simplified) 历史记载, 历史, 编年史…
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