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a period of history
a historical period with a particular character or feature
the whole of time before the present, and all things that happened in that time
the things that have happened in a particular place or to a particular group of people
used about a particular society at a particular time in history
the time around the end of one century/year and the beginning of the next
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
the long part of a golf course that you hit the ball along to get to the hole
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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