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archive

See also: archivé

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EtymologyEdit

From French archives, from Latin archīvum, from Ancient Greek ἀρχεῖον (arkheîon, town hall).

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NounEdit

archive (plural archives)

  1. A place for storing earlier, and often historical, material. An archive usually contains documents (letters, records, newspapers, etc.) or other types of media kept for historical interest.
  2. The material so kept, considered as a whole (compare archives).
    His archive of Old High German language texts is the most extensive in Britain.

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VerbEdit

archive (third-person singular simple present archives, present participle archiving, simple past and past participle archived)

  1. To put into an archive.
    I was planning on archiving the documents from 2001.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

archive f (plural archives)

  1. A piece of archive, a document kept for historical interest.

VerbEdit

archive

  1. first-person singular present indicative of archiver
  2. third-person singular present indicative of archiver
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of archiver
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of archiver
  5. second-person singular imperative of archiver

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VerbEdit

archive

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of archivar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of archivar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of archivar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of archivar.