historic historic  /hɪ ˈstɔ rɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) belonging to the past; of what is important or famous in the past
  2. (adj) important in history

Usage(s):

  • Simply by living, one registers historical data points, and draws conclusions.

News

  1. Historic Masonic Temple finds new owners as Canadian company Info-Tech Research Group purchases the heritage building ...

    Historic Masonic Temple finds new owners as Canadian company Info-Tech Research Group purchases the heritage building from Bell Media
    on June 17, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Historic Greenwood estate in Culpeper goes on the market

    The 11-acre Greenwood estate is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It's on the market for $995,000.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Richmond Times-Dispatch

  3. Historic Greenwood estate in Culpeper for sale

    A historic estate in Culpeper that hosted President James Monroe and the Marquis de Lafayette is for sale.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: NBC 12 Richmond

Quotes

  1. "We are facing an economic crisis of historic proportions," Obama told reporters.
    on Nov 24, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: CTV.ca

  2. McCain says: "Senator Obama, this is truly a good day for America. Too often the achievements of our opponents go unnoticed. So I wanted to stop and say, congratulations. How perfect that your nomination would come on this historic day. Tomorrow,...
    on Aug 28, 2008 By: John McCain Source: International Herald Tribune

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