relic of the past

noun phrase

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: something no longer used or considered modern Typewriters are a relic of the past. I'm looking forward to the day when that kind of thinking will be a relic of the past.

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“Relic of the past.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/relic%20of%20the%20past. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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