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archival

[ahr-kahy-vuh l] /ɑrˈkaɪ vəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to archives or valuable records; contained in or comprising such archives or records.
Origin of archival
1840-1850
First recorded in 1840-50; archive + -al1
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adj.

1800; see archives + -al (1). Related: Archivally.

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