antica

anticum

[an-tahy-kuhm]
noun, plural antica [an-tahy-kuh] .

Origin:
< Neo-Latin, apparently neuter of Latin antīcus, antīquus pertaining to the front, existing previously, ancient (see antique); Neo-Latin sense by analogy with Latin postīcum posticum

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