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These temperatures are the highest in recorded history.
Attitudes to 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.
the history of Spain
an unusual building with a chequered history
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 village can trace its history back to 1078.
She has a history of alcohol abuse.
They have a family history of heart disease.
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an old word for a young woman who is not married