retrospectively

retrospectively
retrospective ADJECTIVE 1) looking back on or dealing with past events or situations. 2) (of an exhibition or compilation) showing the development of an artist's work over a period of time. 3) (of a statute or legal decision) taking effect from a date in the past.
NOUN a retrospective exhibition or compilation.
DERIVATIVES retrospectively adverb.

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