Archive - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɑːrkaɪv|  American pronunciation of the word archive
Brit.  |ˈɑːkʌɪv|  British pronunciation of the word archive

noun

- a depository containing historical records and documents

verb

- put into an archive

Examples

an archive of the writer's unpublished work

archival footage of the President's visit in 1969

We haven't yet been granted access to the archive.

The original movie was stored in a film archive.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: archive
he/she/it: archives
present participle: archiving
past tense: archived
past participle: archived
noun
singular: archive
plural: archives
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