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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1700 - 1857 1858 - 1964 1965 - 1976 1977 - 1988 1989 - 2000 the past English
1700 - 1814 1815 - 1830 1831 - 1846 1847 - 1968 1969 - 2000 the present English
1700 - 1736 1737 - 1934 1935 - 1957 1958 - 1978 1979 - 2000 the future English

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