nonchronological

adjective non·chro·no·log·i·cal \ ˌnän-ˌkrä-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl , -ˌkrō- \
|Updated on: 14 Jun 2018

Definition of nonchronological

: not of, relating to, or arranged according to the order of time : not chronological
  • nonchronological narratives

nonchronologically

play \ˌnän-ˌkrä-nə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē, -ˌkrō-\ adverb
    • sorted the e-mails nonchronologically by sender

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1874

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