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Another word for antiquity

  1. The quality of being old

  2. An object out of the past; used in plural

      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.
      1. (Obs.) A tomb; sepulcher
      2. A structure, such as a building or sculpture, erected as a memorial.
      3. A statue; effigy
      1. An object of religious veneration, especially a piece of the body or a personal item of a saint.
      2. (Eccles.) The body or a body part of, or some object associated with, a saint, martyr, etc., kept and reverenced as a memorial, as in the Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox churches
      3. A corpse; remains.
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  3. Ancient times