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The original telegraph of Morse, exhibited in 1837, has become an archaic form.

Archaic, primitive, so ancient as to be rude, or at least extremely simple.

He is a diplomatist, an ecclesiastic, an embodiment of all that is severe and archaic in authority.

Archaic and variable spelling and hyphenation are preserved.

Archaic and variable spelling is preserved, including pic-nic.

In some of their most archaic works, the Greeks fall into the imitation of this way.

There is a lot of archaic language in this text, which remains as printed.

There is nothing at all of an archaic character, however, in this example of shell-carving.

At that time my hair was archaic 54enough in length to grease the collar of my coat.

These inconsistencies, along with archaic spelling, have been retained throughout.

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