Google Books Ngram Viewer

Graph these comma-separated phrases:
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between and from the corpus with smoothing of .  
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1800 - 1811 1812 - 1823 1824 - 1866 1867 - 1949 1950 - 2008 diminution English
1800 - 1924 1925 - 1996 1997 - 2000 2001 - 2004 2005 - 2008 diminishment English

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