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Posted: 09 July 2019 07:31 AM   [ Ignore ]
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A major antedating

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Posted: 10 July 2019 04:45 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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It’s not clear to me from the article what the major antedating is; there are plenty of dated quotations there, but no hint of what’s being antedated.

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Posted: 10 July 2019 05:08 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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The OED dates the word and phrase from 1922.

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Posted: 11 July 2019 05:15 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Might be a good idea to mention that in the article.

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