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 - 1986 1987 - 1997 1998 1999 2000 hissy fit English
1800 - 1834 1835 - 1880 1881 - 1890 1891 - 1966 1967 - 2000 hysterical fit English

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