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Having existed a long time; very old
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  1. Having existed a long time; very old
  2. Of, relating to, or belonging to times long past, especially before the fall of the Western Roman Empire ( ad 476):
  3. Of great age; very old:
Relating to, being, or characteristic of a much earlier, often more primitive period, especially one that develops into a classical stage of civilization:
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  1. Relating to, being, or characteristic of a much earlier, often more primitive period, especially one that develops into a classical stage of civilization:
  2. Relating to or being an early form of Homo sapiens or a closely related species, such as Neanderthal, that is anatomically distinct from modern humans.
  3. Belonging to an earlier period; ancient
Made long ago; in existence for many years:
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  1. Made long ago; in existence for many years:
  2. Known through long acquaintance; long familiar:
  3. Belonging to a remote or former period in history; ancient:
(Biol.) Rudimentary or poorly developed as compared with its counterpart in other individuals of a related species, the opposite sex, etc.; vestigial
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  1. (Biol.) Rudimentary or poorly developed as compared with its counterpart in other individuals of a related species, the opposite sex, etc.; vestigial
  2. (Biology) Vestigial or rudimentary, especially in comparison with related or ancestral species, as the tailbone of an ape. Used of an organ or other part of an organism.
  3. No longer in use:
(Biology) Becoming reduced during the course of evolution; vestigial or nearly vestigial. Used of an organ or other part of an organism.
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  1. (Biology) Becoming reduced during the course of evolution; vestigial or nearly vestigial. Used of an organ or other part of an organism.
  2. In the process of becoming obsolete
  3. Being in the process of passing out of use or usefulness; becoming obsolete.
Alternative form of out of date.
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  1. Alternative form of out of date.
  2. No longer in style or use; not current; outmoded; old-fashioned
  3. (Idiomatic) Not conforming to the current fashion or style; old-fashioned.
An object, custom, etc. that has survived, wholly or partially, from the past
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  1. An object, custom, etc. that has survived, wholly or partially, from the past
  2. Something that has survived the passage of time, especially an object or custom whose original culture has disappeared:
  3. An object of religious veneration, especially a piece of the body or a personal item of a saint.
Any object made by human work; esp., a simple or primitive tool, weapon, vessel, etc.
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  1. Any object made by human work; esp., a simple or primitive tool, weapon, vessel, etc.
  2. A phenomenon or feature not originally present or expected and caused by an interfering external agent, action, or process, as an unwanted feature in a microscopic specimen after fixation, in a digitally reproduced image, or in a digital audio recording.
  3. An object produced or shaped by human craft, especially a tool, weapon, or ornament of archaeological or historical interest.
A valued possession passed down in a family through succeeding generations.
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  1. A valued possession passed down in a family through succeeding generations.
  2. (Law) An article of personal property that passes by custom along with the estate to an heir, instead of being subject to the executor of the estate.
  3. (Botany) A cultivar of a vegetable or fruit that is open-pollinated and is not grown widely for commercial purposes. An heirloom often exhibits a distinctive characteristic such as superior flavor or unusual coloration.
Any unusual or rare article
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  1. Any unusual or rare article
  2. A curious or unusual object of art or piece of bric-a-brac.
  3. A strange and interesting object which invokes curiosity.
A miniature book of an elegant design
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  1. A miniature book of an elegant design
  2. A miniature book, especially one that is finely crafted.
  3. A small object whose value lies in its beauty or rarity; trinket
An object which someone might want to collect.
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  1. An object which someone might want to collect.
  2. Any of a class of things that people collect as a hobby, typically a thing of no great intrinsic value
  3. One of a group or class of objects, such as period glass or historical memorabilia, sought by collectors.
The act, state, or fact of surviving
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  1. The act, state, or fact of surviving
  2. The fact of having survived.
  3. Something, such as an ancient custom or belief, that has survived.
The quality or condition of being rare
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  1. The quality or condition of being rare
  2. The quality or state of being rare; infrequency of occurrence.
  3. Something remarkable or valuable because rare
Something set up to keep alive the memory of a person or event, as a tablet, statue, pillar, building, etc.; specif., such a marker, statue, or structure placed over a grave or in a cemetery
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  1. Something set up to keep alive the memory of a person or event, as a tablet, statue, pillar, building, etc.; specif., such a marker, statue, or structure placed over a grave or in a cemetery
  2. A structure, such as a building or sculpture, erected as a memorial.
  3. Something venerated for its enduring historic significance or association with a notable past person or thing:
(Biol.) A degenerate, atrophied, or rudimentary organ or part, more fully developed or functional in an earlier stage of development of the individual or species
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  1. (Biol.) A degenerate, atrophied, or rudimentary organ or part, more fully developed or functional in an earlier stage of development of the individual or species
  2. A visible trace, evidence, or sign of something that once existed but exists or appears no more:
  3. A trace, mark, or sign of something that once existed but has passed away or disappeared
The state of being physically destroyed, collapsed, or decayed:
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  1. The state of being physically destroyed, collapsed, or decayed:
  2. (Archaic) A falling down, as of a building, wall, etc.
  3. The remains of a fallen building, city, etc., or of something devastated, decayed, etc.
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  1. Aged
  2. No longer used or useful; obsolete, old-fashioned, out-of-date, etc.
  3. Very old; aged:
Relating to or being an early form of Homo sapiens or a closely related species, such as Neanderthal, that is anatomically distinct from modern humans.
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  1. Relating to or being an early form of Homo sapiens or a closely related species, such as Neanderthal, that is anatomically distinct from modern humans.
  2. Relating to, being, or characteristic of words and language that were once in regular use but are now relatively rare and suggestive of an earlier style or period.
  3. Belonging to an earlier period; ancient
Gone by; past:
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  1. Gone by; past:
  2. Having been or happened in the far past.
  3. That has or have gone by; past; former
Old-fashioned; out-of-date.
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  1. Old-fashioned; out-of-date.
  2. Marked with or displaying a date.
  3. Marked with a date
  1. Lacking stylishness or neatness; shabby.
  2. Plain and unfashionable in style or dress.
  3. Old-fashioned; antiquated.
Smelling of mildew or decay; musty.
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  1. Smelling of mildew or decay; musty.
  2. Old-fashioned; antique.
  3. Not up-to-date; old-fashioned; conservative
Made long ago; in existence for many years:
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  1. Made long ago; in existence for many years:
  2. Belonging to or being of an earlier time:
  3. Having or exhibiting the physical characteristics of age:
Of a style or method formerly in vogue; outdated.
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  1. Of a style or method formerly in vogue; outdated.
  2. Attached to or favoring methods, ideas, or customs of an earlier time:
  3. Suited to or favoring the styles, methods, manners, or ideas of past times; esp., out-of-date; antiquated; outmoded
Of long standing or experience
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  1. Of long standing or experience
  2. From or reminiscent of an earlier time or era; old-fashioned.
  3. Of, like, or characteristic of past times
  1. Out of date, old-fashioned, antiquated.
  2. Out of date; not the latest one.
  3. No longer current or popular; behind the times; antiquated
Not in fashion; unfashionable:
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  1. Not in fashion; unfashionable:
  2. No longer usable or practical; obsolete:
  3. No longer in fashion or accepted; obsolete
Alternative form of out of date.
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  1. Alternative form of out of date.
  2. (Idiomatic) Not conforming to the current fashion or style; old-fashioned.
  3. (Idiomatic) Too old to be used; not current; invalid; outmoded.
Of or produced in a particular vintage
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  1. Of or produced in a particular vintage
  2. Representative of or dating from a particular period of the past
  3. Old or outmoded.
Very old; having existed for a long time; ancient or well-established
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  1. Very old; having existed for a long time; ancient or well-established
  2. Very old or ancient.
Having existed a long time; very old
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  1. Having existed a long time; very old
  2. Of, relating to, or belonging to times long past, especially before the fall of the Western Roman Empire ( ad 476):
  3. Of great age; very old:
Of the time before the biblical Flood
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  1. Of the time before the biblical Flood
  2. (Bible) Occurring or belonging to the era before the Flood.
  3. Very old, old-fashioned, or primitive
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  1. Aged
  2. No longer used or useful; obsolete, old-fashioned, out-of-date, etc.
  3. Very old; aged:
Relating to, being, or characteristic of a much earlier, often more primitive period, especially one that develops into a classical stage of civilization:
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  1. Relating to, being, or characteristic of a much earlier, often more primitive period, especially one that develops into a classical stage of civilization:
  2. Relating to or being an early form of Homo sapiens or a closely related species, such as Neanderthal, that is anatomically distinct from modern humans.
  3. Belonging to an earlier period; ancient
Covered with grayish hair or pubescence:
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  1. Covered with grayish hair or pubescence:
  2. Gray or white with or as if with age.
  3. Very old; ancient
Made long ago; in existence for many years:
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  1. Made long ago; in existence for many years:
  2. Known through long acquaintance; long familiar:
  3. Belonging to a remote or former period in history; ancient:
From or relating to a previous era.
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  1. From or relating to a previous era.
  2. Of, relating to, or belonging to time long past; old or ancient:
  3. Old; ancient.
Of long standing or experience
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  1. Of long standing or experience
  2. From or reminiscent of an earlier time or era; old-fashioned.
  3. Of, like, or characteristic of past times
  1. Trite or banal; overused or hackneyed
  2. Worn or deteriorated by long use or existence
  3. Used too often; trite:
(--- Roman Catholic Church) Used as a title for a person who has reached the first stage of canonization.
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  1. (--- Roman Catholic Church) Used as a title for a person who has reached the first stage of canonization.
  2. (--- R.C.Ch.) A title of veneration for a dead person who may later be beatified
  3. Impressive on account of age or historic or religious associations
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