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historiography

his·to·ri·og·ra·phy

historiography

pronunciation:
hI sto ri a gr fi
part of speech: noun
inflections: historiographies
definition 1: the theories, methods, assumptions, and principles of historical research and writing.
definition 2: a body of written history; historical literature.
the historiography of ancient Greece
definition 3: the writing or presentation of history.
derivations: historiographic (adj.), historiographically (adv.)