ahistoric
adjective see ahistorical

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ahistoric — (adj.) not historical, lacking in historical background or justification, 1911, from A (Cf. a ) (2) not + HISTORIC (Cf. historic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • ahistoric — [ā΄his tôr′ik] adj. not related to or concerned with documented history: also ahistorical …   English World dictionary

  • ahistoric — /ay hi stawr ik, stor /, adj. without concern for history or historical development; indifferent to tradition. Also, ahistorical. [1935 40; A 6 + HISTORIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • ahistoric — ahis·tor·ic …   English syllables

  • ahistoric — a•his•tor•ic [[t]ˌeɪ hɪˈstɔr ɪk, ˈstɒr [/t]] also a his•tor′i•cal adj. without concern for history or historical development • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • ahistoric — …   Useful english dictionary

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