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- n. An error in chronological order in which one is ascribed an earlier time.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The dating of an event before the time it happened; an antedating; -- opposed to
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An error in chronology consisting in antedating something; the dating of an event before the time when it happened, or the representing of something as existing before it really did.
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In his work entitled Omphalos he developed the theory previously urged by Granville Penn, and asserted a new principle called "prochronism."