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Definition of Annals

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historical records, chronicles, archives
Annals Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n. pl.)
The record of a single event or item.
  
(n. pl.)
Historical records; chronicles; history.
  
(n. pl.)
A relation of events in chronological order, each event being recorded under the year in which it happened.
  
(n. pl.)
A periodic publication, containing records of discoveries, transactions of societies, etc.; as "Annals of Science."
  
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annals
\an"nals\ (&?;), n. pl. [l. annalis (sc. liber), and more frequently in the pl. annales (sc. libri), chronicles, fr. annus year. cf. annual.]
1. a relation of events in chronological order, each event being recorded under the year in which it happened. "annals the revolution." "the annals of our religion."
2. historical records; chronicles; history. the short and simple annals of the poor. it was one of the most critical periods in our annals.
3. sing. the record of a single event or item. "in deathless annal."
4. a periodic publication, containing records of discoveries, transactions of societies, etc.; as "annals of science."

for Vocabulary Exams of KPDS, YDS,UDS (in Turkey); and SAT in America
A record of events in their chronological order, year by year.
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. reports of the work of a society or learned body etc
(hypernym) journal
2. a chronological account of events in successive years
(synonym) chronological record
(hypernym) history, account, chronicle, story
Annals Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Annals (, from , "year") are properly a concise historical record in which events are arranged chronologically, year by year, although the term is also used loosely for any historical record.

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