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1. Of, belonging to, or occurring at a time immediately before the present.
2. Modern; new.
3. Recent Geology Of, relating to, or being the Holocene Epoch. See Table at geologic time.
re′cen·cy, re′cent·ness n.
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|Noun||1.||recency - a time immediately before the present|
pastness - the quality of being past
|2.||recency - the property of having happened or appeared not long ago|
newness - the quality of being new; the opposite of oldness
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