anachorism

  n. something out of place in or foreign to a country.

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  • Anachorism — An*ach o*rism, n. [Gr. ? + ? place.] An error in regard to the place of an event or a thing; a referring something to a wrong place. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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