historic period


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Noun1.historic period - an era of history having some distinctive feature; "we live in a litigious age"
history - the aggregate of past events; "a critical time in the school's history"
epoch, era - a period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event
antiquity - the historic period preceding the Middle Ages in Europe
golden age - any period (sometimes imaginary) of great peace and prosperity and happiness
Jazz Age - the 1920s in the United States characterized in the novels of F. Scott Fitzgerald as a period of wealth, youthful exuberance, and carefree hedonism
reign - the period during which a monarch is sovereign; "during the reign of Henry VIII"
turn of the century - the period from about ten years before to ten years after a new century
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At the end, the governor while chairing a meeting said that erstwhile FATA has entered in new historic period where development and peace have now begun.
According to ChinaBankingReview, Wu said, 'At present the whole world is facing a new wave of technical and industrial revolution, and the Chinese economy is in a key historic period of transition and upgrade.
"The character of the rest of the block has been altered beyond recognition from what it was during the historic period," he said.
Specific topics include settlement patterns in the Upper Tigris River region between the fourth and first millennia BC, landscape archaeology in the Jarash Valley in northern Jordan: a preliminary analysis of human interaction in the prehistoric and historic period, up from the sea: mariner networks in ports across the Late Bronze Age eastern Mediterranean, early third millennium BC settlement in the western Khabur Basin: preliminary results of the pottery analysis from the Khabur Basic Project Surveys, and cultural contact and early urban development in Mesopotamia: whether garbage is the key to understanding the "Uruk expansion" in the Zagros Foothills of northeastern Iraq.
"The collection contains a number of photographs dating back to this historic period," said Ambassador Miles.
The meeting is convened to discuss and decide "policy issues of new stage" to meet the demands of the current "important historic period," KCNA said.
"The Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea made a decision to convene the Third Plenary Meeting of the Seventh Central Committee of the WPK on April 20 in order to discuss and decide the policy issues of a new stage in line with the demand of the important historic period of the developing Korean revolution," it said.
In her keynote address, the chief guest Begum Khalida Munir-ud-Din Chughtai said women have played vital role in every historic period.
There also an outdoor set of the historic period drama in Kohlapur was burnt down after two dozen people torched it in March.
According to the report, the Romanian defense industry registered a CAGR of 22.7% during the historic period 2013-2017.
Al-Sammad praised professionality of Bin Habtour, affirming that the SPC will provide all support for this government to bring its role to success in this historic period.

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