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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noun A collection of historical documents or records.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)
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Latest Version of WinRAR features a new and advanced archive format which makes archiving faster, more efficient and secure compared to previous versions of WinRAR.
From version 5.50 on WinRAR and command line RAR use RAR 5.0 archive format by default.
The new RAR5 archive format includes many improvements of existing features of WinRAR and creates RAR5 files with a higher compression ratio and significant speed gain relative to the competition.

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