Re: and/or?

Subject: Re: and/or?
From: "Mark L. Levinson" <nosnivel -at- netvision -dot- net -dot- il>
To: Al Geist <al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 20:35:27 +0300

Al writes:
> I have an older (30 years old) copy of
> Merriam-Webster and it isn’t listed.

For what it's worth, I have it listed in an
older one than that: the Fifth Collegiate Edition,
1943, including a section of "new words" (like
"jam session" and "mechanize") up to 1941.
"And/or" wasn't a new word, though. It's right
there on page 40 of the body of the book, between
"andiron" and "andro-".

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