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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An artifact surviving from the past; Extreme oldness; The historic period preceding the Middle Ages in Europe.

Usage examples (21)
  • History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life, and brings us tidings of antiquity.
  • There have been many republics in the past, both in what we call antiquity and in what we call the Middle Ages.
  • Grecian antiquity, is properly equipped to appreciate.
  • Slaves in antiquity had more rights that corporate slaves. — anna for more
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