Re: Inventing new words?

Subject: Re: Inventing new words?
From: Martyn Thirlway <thirlwaym -at- USOFT -dot- NL>
Date: Tue, 7 May 1996 09:38:00 PDT

Come on guys, has no-one got a dictionary? Sure, prepend exists (Websters
and OU), and has the same meaning as perpend, meaning to weigh in the mind
or consider carefully - therefore it is the wrong word in any case.
Personally I agree with Prefix.

Martyn Thirlway
thirlwaym -at- usoft -dot- nl
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>From: TECHWR-L
>To: Multiple recipients of list TECHWR-L
>Subject: Inventing new words?
>Date: Monday, May 06, 1996 2:32PM

>Hi everyone,

>Has any one else run across the the term "prepend?" Aaarrrggghhh! I hate
>it! The way I've seen it used indicates that its some form of "append."
>Instead of something appended to the end of something, it's "prepended" to
>the beginning. YUK.

>There must be a better word than this!

>Sue

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