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Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.

Class I. Words Expressing Abstract Relations
Section VI. Time
1. Absolute Time

115. [False Estimate of Time.] Anachronism.

   NOUN:ANACHRONISM, metachronism, parachronism, prochronism; prolepsis, misdate; anticipation, antichronism [rare].
  disregard of time, neglect of time, oblivion of time.
  intempestivity [rare] [See Intempestivity].
   VERB:MISDATE, antedate, postdate, overdate; anticipate; take no note of time; anachronize [rare].
   ADJECTIVE:MISDATED &c. v.; undated; overdue; out of date, anachronous, anachronistic, intempestive, behind time.