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Old 09-12-1999, 06:37 PM
NanoByte NanoByte is offline
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Pigeons are predated upon. . .
Does the existence of 'predation' imply that of a corresponding verb 'predate'? My dictionary doesn't mention the latter, merely equating 'predate' to 'antedate'. I think targeted pigeons should only have "expiration" dates. Whaddaya think?

Ray