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 In the lingo/slang of fans and writers of the alternate history genre, a timeline is either: In the lingo/slang of fans and writers of the alternate history genre, a timeline is either:
  
-  * 1.) a **chronological date-by-date list** (timeline) **of events that appear in a specific alternate history scenario** (e.g. "28th October 1624 - Courland lands on OTL Antigua and declares the island its colony. 29th October 1624 - Colonists from Courland suffer an unpleasant shock. They discover that the Protuguese ​have already set up shop on the other side of the island.",​ etc.)   +  * 1.) a **chronological date-by-date list** (timeline) **of events that appear in a specific alternate history scenario** (e.g. "28th October 1624 - Courland lands on OTL Antigua and declares the island its colony. 29th October 1624 - Colonists from Courland suffer an unpleasant shock. They discover that the Portuguese ​have already set up shop on the other side of the island.",​ etc.)   
   * 2.) a **shorthand synonym for "​alternate history scenario"​ itself** (e.g. "Do you remember that timeline I started in May ?" "Oh yeah, I do ! How's that TL doing ? Are there any updates ?", etc.)    * 2.) a **shorthand synonym for "​alternate history scenario"​ itself** (e.g. "Do you remember that timeline I started in May ?" "Oh yeah, I do ! How's that TL doing ? Are there any updates ?", etc.) 
  
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