retrospectively
adverb see retrospective I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • retrospectively — index heretofore Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • retrospectively — retrospective ret‧ro‧spec‧tive [ˌretrəˈspektɪv◂] adjective LAW a law or decision that is retrospective is effective from a particular date in the past; = RETROACTIVE: • The bank tried to persuade the government to enact retrospective legislation… …   Financial and business terms

  • retrospectively — retrospective ► ADJECTIVE 1) looking back on or dealing with past events or situations. 2) (of an exhibition or compilation) showing the development of an artist s work over a period of time. 3) (of a statute or legal decision) taking effect from …   English terms dictionary

  • retrospectively — adverb in a manner contemplative of past events retrospectively, he seems like a great artist • Derived from adjective: ↑retrospective …   Useful english dictionary

  • retrospectively — See retrospective. * * * …   Universalium

  • retrospectively — adverb In a retrospective manner …   Wiktionary

  • retrospectively — retrÉ™ spektɪvlɪ adv. retroactively, in the manner of taking effect on a past date; with contemplation of past events …   English contemporary dictionary

  • retrospectively — ret·ro·spec·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • retrospectively — See: retrospective …   English dictionary

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