annals definition

  • noun-plural:
    • A chronological record of activities of consecutive years.
    • A descriptive account or record; a history: "the short and simple annals of the poor” ( Thomas Gray).
    • A periodical journal in which the records and reports of a learned area are put together.
    • A relation of events in chronological purchase, each occasion becoming recorded in 12 months in which it happened.
    • Historical files; chronicles; history.
    • The record of a single occasion or product.
    • A periodic publication, containing files of discoveries, transactions of societies, etc.
  • noun:
    • Plural form of annal.
    • A relation of occasions in chronological order, each occasion becoming recorded under the year by which it simply happened.
    • Historical documents; chronicles; record.
    • A periodic publication, containing records of discoveries, transactions of societies, etc.; as Annals of Science.
    • reports of the work of a society or discovered body etc
    • a chronological account of events in consecutive many years
  • others:
    • a brief history or relation of activities recorded year by year, or linked by the order of these event.
    • thus Any formal account of activities, discoveries, deals of learned societies, etc.
    • Historical documents usually.
    • Synonyms background, Chronicle, etc. See record, in addition list under chronicle.

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