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These temperatures are the highest in recorded history.
Attitudes toward gender roles have changed throughout history.
No other band in recent history has sold as many concert tickets.
I'm writing a book on this area's history.
The university has a distinguished history.
an unusual building with a checkered history
the history of Spain
the history of economic thought
This book was a landmark in the history of English fiction.
For the first time in its 70-year history the club has admitted women members.
The town can trace its history back to the Gold Rush.
She has a history of skipping school.
They have a family history of heart disease.
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if a cat purrs, it makes a continuous quiet low sound because it is happy