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Archaeology helps us to understand the past.
He has made similar promises in the past.
The business has grown steadily in the recent past.
Anyway, it's all in the past now (=something unpleasant is over and can be forgotten).
My past as a player has undoubtedly helped me in my career as a coach.
a legacy of our imperial past
This is the British English definition of past. View American English definition of past.
someone who studies the stars and planets using scientific equipment including telescopes
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