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ancientry

[eyn-shuh n-tree] /ˈeɪn ʃən tri/
noun
1.
Archaic.
  1. ancient character or style.
  2. ancient times.
2.
Obsolete.
  1. ancient lineage.
  2. old people.
Origin of ancientry
1540-1550
1540-50; ancient1 + -ry
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