Translation of archive in Spanish:

archive

Pronunciation: /ˈɑːrkaɪv; ˈɑːkaɪv/

noun/nombre

(often plural/frecuentemente plural)
  • 1.1 (records) archivo (masculine) film archive(s) filmoteca (feminine) (before noun/delante del nombre) archive footage imágenes (feminine plural) de archivo
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    • Many public libraries also have local history sections containing archives relating to local musical activities and famous musicians.
    • Shot by pioneering film-makers Mitchell & Kenyon, the discovery of this archive collection will rewrite British film history.
    • Through personal archives and institutions we compiled about 500 diaries and a few thousand postcards and letters.
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    • Optical media is also perfect for storing archives of critical corporate data, such as financials or personnel records.
    • At the same time the PRO will outline its digital archive system which will store electronic government records.
    • Second, many ILE faculty members were interested in building data archives with data sets from many different government agencies.
    1.2 (place) archivo (masculine)
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    • Plans for a ‘joined up service’, with libraries, archives, museums and galleries all together under one roof, have been launched by East Riding Council.
    • Col Babbitt and Mrs Zemp were invited to visit Rishworth School and yesterday saw the original Sowerby Parish Registers at the archives in the Central Library.
    • The new gallery, with its associated study room and archives, is a £10m joint venture.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

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