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Posted: 08 April 2017 05:01 AM   [ Ignore ]
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More recent than you might think

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Posted: 08 April 2017 05:16 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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It’s use in English dates to at least 1845

Should be “its,” of course.  (I do that all the time.) Also, 1845 is not more recent than I thought.

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Posted: 08 April 2017 05:42 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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Corrected. And it’s the 1917 date that really surprised me.

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Posted: 08 April 2017 09:44 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Very timely entry and I too would have thought the term older.

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