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noun [countable] archive pronunciation in British English /ˈɑː(r)kaɪv/
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  1. 2
    computing a copy of a computer file that you save on a disk or tape
    1. a.
      computing a copy of information that is put on the Internet so that other people can use it
  2. 3
    computing a collection of computer files that have been saved together in compressed form

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 archive pronunciation in British English /ɑː(r)ˈkaɪv(ə)l/ adjective


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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