Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
 
Lookup History
oral history

oral history

 
pronunciation:
o rl hI st ri [or] o rl hI stri
part of speech: noun
definition 1: historical data, often tape-recorded, that comprises firsthand oral accounts and recollections relating to historical events or traditions.
definition 2: a historical study based on such accounts and interviews.