nonhistorical

adjective non·his·tor·i·cal \ ˌnän-hi-ˈstȯr-i-kəl , -ˈstär- \

Definition of nonhistorical

: not historical: such as
a : not based on history
  • an essentially nonhistorical account
b : not used or reproducing what was used in the past
  • nonhistorical costumes
  • nonhistorical building materials

nonhistorically

play \ˌnän-hi-ˈstȯr-i-k(ə-)lē, -ˈstär-\ adverb
    • All but one of the windows look authentically old-fashioned. The offending window belongs to a bathroom and was appropriately—if nonhistorically—modest.
    • —George Graham

First Known Use of nonhistorical

1840


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