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Word of the Day 07/10/16 Prehistoric

Prehistoric (adjective)
prehistoric or prehistorical [pree-hi-stawr-ik, -stor-, pree-i-]
(previously 01-21-13)

adjective
1. of or relating to the time or a period prior to recorded history: The dinosaur is a prehistoric beast.
2. Slang. outdated; passé: My mom has these prehistoric ideas about proper dress.

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Origin: 1850-55; pre- + historic

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