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addaword.gifdefinition of historic

used to refer to crimes or allegations of crimes that happened a few or several years ago
By far the greatest miscarriage is that 90% of victims of child abuse, historic or otherwise, will never see their abuser convicted.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 28/02/2013 09:26:00
Definition of historic from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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