Archives - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɑːrˌkaɪvz|  American pronunciation of the word archives
Brit.  |ˈɑːkaɪvz|  British pronunciation of the word archives
- this word is used as a present tense form (he/she/it) of the verbto archive
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounarchive

noun

- collection of records especially about an institution

Examples

He has been reading through the archives to research his article on the town's history.

They were directed to work at the archives.

The picture lay hidden in the archives for over 40 years.

the archives provided rich material for a definitive biography

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