from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An error in chronological ordering in which a character or an event is placed at too late a time.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An error committed in chronology by placing an event after its real time.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An error committed in chronology by placing an event after its real date.
From Ancient Greek μετά (meta, "after, behind") + χρόνος (khronos, "time") (Wiktionary)