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noun [countable]     anachronism pronunciation in British English
/əˈnækrəˌnɪz(ə)m/
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singularanachronism
pluralanachronisms
  1. something that is no longer suitable for or relevant to modern times

    She regards the marriage ceremony as a quaint anachronism.

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anachronistic

     anachronistic pronunciation in British English
/əˌnækrəˈnɪstɪk/ adjective
quiz invitation
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