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chronological

or chronologic

[kron-l-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌkrɒn lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
arranged in the order of time:
a chronological list of events.
2.
pertaining to or in accordance with chronology:
a chronological process.
Origin of chronological
1605-1615
1605-15; chronolog(y) + -ical
Related forms
chronologically, adverb
unchronological, adjective
unchronologically, adverb
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Examples from the Web for chronologically
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  • Bulwer's work may be classified according to subject, though not chronologically.

  • chronologically arranged from the Death of Charlemagne to the present Time.

    Cat and Dog Julia Charlotte Maitland
  • The chief events, social as well as political, chronologically arranged in 27 periods.

    Cheshire Charles E. Kelsey
  • It is difficult, however, to see where this statement can be chronologically fitted in.

    The Expositor's Bible F. W. Farrar
  • A conversation that occurred at least ten years after the session of '74 belongs here logically, if not chronologically.

    The Story of Chautauqua Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
British Dictionary definitions for chronologically

chronological

/ˌkrɒnəˈlɒdʒɪkəl; ˌkrəʊ-/
adjective
1.
(esp of a sequence of events) arranged in order of occurrence
2.
relating to or in accordance with chronology
Derived Forms
chronologically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for chronologically

chronological

adj.

"arranged in order by time," 1610s, from chronology + -ical. Chronological order is attested by 1754. Related: Chronologic (1610s); chronologically.

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