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retroactive
used in The Giver

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Definition taking affect as of a previous date or time
  • "In fact," the Chief Elder continued, chuckling a little herself, "we even gave a little thought to some retroactive chastisement for the one who had been Asher's Instructor of Threes so long ago.
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