diachronic

adjective
dia·​chron·​ic | \ ˌdī-ə-ˈkrä-nik How to pronounce diachronic (audio) \

Definition of diachronic

: of, relating to, or dealing with phenomena (as of language or culture) as they occur or change over a period of time

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diachronically \ ˌdī-​ə-​ˈkrä-​ni-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce diachronically (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of diachronic

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Diachronic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diachronic. Accessed 29 Feb. 2020.

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