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chronicle

noun [C] uk   /ˈkrɒn.ɪ.kl̩/ us    /ˈkrɑː.nɪ-/
a written record of historical events: the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle a chronicle of the French Revolution part of the name of a newspaper: the Hampshire Chronicle

chronicle

verb [T] uk   /ˈkrɒn.ɪ.kl̩/ us    /ˈkrɑː.nɪ-/
to make a record or give details of something: The book chronicles the writer's coming to terms with his illness.
chronicler
noun [C] uk   /-klər/ us    /-klɚ/
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