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1‘a Viking relic which was more than a thousand years old’
artefact, historical object, ancient object, antiquity, antique, heirloom, object of virtu, curio
2relics‘a shrine containing the saint's relics’
remains, body parts, bones
corpse, dead body, cadaver
holy objects, sacred objects
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.