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postclassical

[pohst-klas-i-kuh l] /poʊstˈklæs ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a time after the classical period, especially in art, culture, or literature.
2.
of or relating to a time after the classical period of ancient Greece and Rome.
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adj.

1845, from post- + classical.

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