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1A record of accidents in a particular place, period of time, etc.
2The past accidents associated with a person, organization, etc., regarded collectively.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in The New York Tribune.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.