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The painting depicts an actual historical event.
There are no historical precedents for a President resigning in mid-term.
The Abbey is a major historical monument.
a question of purely historical interest (=of no importance to people today)
The conflict needs to be put in its historical context to be understood.
The historical Julius Caesar bore little resemblance to Shakespeare’s character.
This is the British English definition of historical. View American English definition of historical.