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archive

noun A collection of historical documents or records.
verb To store and file images or data for future retrieval and/or analysis.

archive

(ar′kīv″) [Fr. fr. L. fr. Gr. archeia, public offices]
1. A database; a bank of stored information.
2. A location in which documents, images, or records are preserved.
archival (ar-kī′văl), adjectivearchivist (ar′kĭ-vist)

archive (ar´kīv),

n the storage of older, rarely required data or patient information in a cheaper and/or more compact form.
References in periodicals archive ?
The ability to create self-extracting archives which can be decrypted on any Microsoft Windows(R) based computer without having to install CryptoLock on the destination computer
The WinRAR user interface has been optimized, encrypted archives can be converted and SFX-options for self-extracting archives and installers have been improved.