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anachronism
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
something out of place for it's time - typically something that belongs in the past
  • It's such an anachronism.
    2.7 Part 2 Chapter 7 — The Moratorium on Brains (52% in)
  • When she walked, leaning on her cane, out of the sunlight into the dank gloom of the building, the shock she felt was part sense of anachronism, part homesickness.
    3.1 Part 3 Chapter 1 — Atlantis (41% in)
  • I believe that some such man as Hugh Akston would have come to our defense-but to think of that is to be guilty of an anachronism.
    3.3 Part 3 Chapter 3 — Anti-Greed (30% in)

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