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Old 09-08-2011, 07:37 AM
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Wow. My first zombie resurrection.

The earliest use that the guy on the Freakonomics blog could find was in Roald Dahl's The BFG. It's a variant spelling, and in context, it sure seems as if Dahl was making it up.

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"Redunculus and um-possible," the BFG said.