Meaning of “archaic” in the English Dictionary

"archaic" in British English

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archaicadjective

uk /ɑːˈkeɪ.ɪk/ us /ɑːrˈkeɪ.ɪk/
archaically
adverb uk /ɑːˈkeɪ.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /ɑːrˈkeɪ.ɪ.kəl.i/

(Definition of “archaic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"archaic" in American English

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archaicadjective

us /ɑrˈkeɪ·ɪk/

of or belonging to the past; from an ancient period in history:

Some people like to show off by using archaic words.

(Definition of “archaic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)