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Meaning of ARCHIVES

Pronunciation:  'ârk`Ivz

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a depository containing historical records and documents
  2. [n]  collection of records especially about an institution

ARCHIVES is a 8 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: archive
 See Also: chancery, collection, compendium, deposit, depository, repository



Thesaurus Terms
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