- anachronism ► NOUN 1) a thing belonging to a period other than the one in which it exists. 2) the placing of something in the wrong historical period.DERIVATIVES anachronistic adjective anachronistically adverb.ORIGIN from Greek ana- 'backwards' + khronos 'time' .
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