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From Anglo-Norman estorie, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] historia, from Ancient Greek ἱστορία (historia), history). Compare history and storey (floor of a building).

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Noun

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story

Plural
stories

story (stories)
  1. An account of real or fictional events.
    The book tells the story of two roommates.
  2. A lie.
    You’ve been telling stories again, haven’t you?
  3. A floor or level of a building (mainly US - see storey).
    Our shop was on the fourth story of the building — we had to install an elevator.

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