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his·tor·ic

historic

 
 
pronunciation:
hI sto rihk
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: significant in history.
The historic Treaty of Versaille brought a formal end to war between Germany and the Allied Powers.
similar words:
landmark
definition 2: of very great significance or importance and therefore likely to be remembered in history; momentous.
Today's opening of the new bridge is a historic event.
definition 3: established or recorded in the past.
Historic temperatures for this day show an all-time high of 102 F.
definition 4: dating from the distant, or relatively distant, past.
This historic ship is on display in the harbor museum.The residents of the community came together to protect their historic library.
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