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Definition of Historical

Historical
Historic His*tor"ic, Historical His*tor"ic*al, a. [L. historicus, Gr. ?: cf. F. historique. See History.] Of or pertaining to history, or the record of past events; as, an historical poem; the historic page. -- His*tor"ic*al*ness, n. -- His*to*ric"i*ty, n. There warriors frowning in historic brass. --Pope. Historical painting, that branch of painting which represents the events of history. Historical sense, that meaning of a passage which is deduced from the circumstances of time, place, etc., under which it was written. The historic sense, the capacity to conceive and represent the unity and significance of a past era or age.

Meaning of Historical from wikipedia

- remembered and preserved in some authentic form constitute the historical record. The task of historical discourse is to identify the sources which can most usefully...
- Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. Although the term is commonly used as a synonym...
- Historical materialism, also known as the materialist conception of history, is a methodology used by some communist and Marxist historiographers that...
- Historical method is the collection of techniques and guidelines that historians use to research and write histories of the past. Primary sources and other...
- In accounting, an economic item's historical cost is the original nominal monetary value of that item. Historical cost accounting involves reporting ****ets...
- In historiography, the term historical revisionism identifies the re-interpretation of the historical record. It usually means challenging the orthodox...
- Historical determinism is the stance that events are historically predetermined or currently constrained by various forces. Historical determinism can...
- Historical negationism or denialism is an illegitimate distortion of the historical record. It is often imprecisely or intentionally incorrectly referred...
- The term historical Jesus refers to attempts to reconstruct the life and teachings of Jesus by critical historical methods, in contrast to Christological...
- Historical linguistics, also called diachronic linguistics, is the scientific study of language change over time. Prin****l concerns of historical linguistics...
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