Definition of 'ancient history'
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But all that is ancient history now. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The thrill of watching rival superpowers vying to hurtle their astronauts towards the planets now seems like ancient history. Times, Sunday Times (2011)That now seems like ancient history. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Still, all ancient history now, clearly. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Today the Berlin Wall seems like something from ancient history. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As far as I was concerned it was now ancient history, time to move on. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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