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English definition of “antiquated”

antiquated

adjective     /ˈæn.tɪ.kweɪ.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ə.kweɪ.t̬ɪd/
old-fashioned or unsuitable for modern society: It will take many years to modernize these antiquated industries. Compared with modern satellite dishes, ordinary TV aerials look positively antiquated. antiquated ideas/attitudes/values antiquated laws/machinery/technologyOld or old-fashionedThe elderly
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