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Anachronistic

adjective; derivation
Something that proceeds in a fashion that is not chronological order. It was used to concisely describe a specific aspect of the work under consideration.
 
A review of a biographical work on Marie Curie.
Etymology : Derivation of ana 'without' + chrono 'time' + -ist 'one who practices'
Source : 'Too Hot to Handle' By Brenda Maddox
Last modified: 10 June 2008