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mod·ern-day

 (mŏd′ərn-dā′)
adj.
Belonging to recent times or the present; contemporary: two lovers who were a modern-day Romeo and Juliet.
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Adj.1.modern-day - characteristic of the presentmodern-day - characteristic of the present; "contemporary trends in design"; "the role of computers in modern-day medicine"
modern - belonging to the modern era; since the Middle Ages; "modern art"; "modern furniture"; "modern history"; "totem poles are modern rather than prehistoric"

modern-day

adjective present-day, modern, contemporary the by-products of modern-day living
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modern-day

adjmodern; modern-day Americadas heutige Amerika
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