old-world

[ohld-wurld] /ˈoʊldˈwɜrld/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the ancient world or to a former period of history.
2.
of or pertaining to the Old World:
"old-world customs."
3.
characteristic of the Old World; quaint; traditional.
Origin
1705–15
Related forms
old-worldly, adjective
old-worldliness, noun
British Dictionary definitions for more old-world
old-world
 
adj
of or characteristic of former times, esp, in Europe, quaint or traditional
 
old-'worldly
 
adv

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