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English definition of “chronicle”

chronicle

noun [C]    /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 .
(Definition of chronicle noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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