a chronological error in which a person, event, etc., is assigned a date later than the actual one.
- par·ach·ro·nis·tic, adjective
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How to use parachronism in a sentence
parachronism, par-ak′ron-izm, n. an error in dating an event by which it is made to appear later than it really was.
British Dictionary definitions for parachronism
an error in dating, esp by giving too late a date: Compare prochronism
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