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anachronism
American English: /əˈnækrəˌnɪzəm/
British English: /əˈnakrəˌnɪz(ə)m/

Translation of anachronism in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • But if these historic anachronisms are to survive beyond the very short term they must quickly find a social role and shed the haughty isolationism which has shielded them from commercial realities.
    • These groups would be at risk of becoming mere anecdotes; anachronisms of a bygone time and a lifestyle that is passing.
    • When a character in a novel set in the 15th century uses a word, ‘taboo,’ that did not enter any European language until the 18th century, the attentive reader begins to look for anachronisms.

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