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From: Lee Hoffman <>
Subject: RE: [TMG] 5.04 Date Modifiers
Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2002 09:00:06 -0500
References: <5.2.0.9.2.20021110183336.0268b560@pop3.norton.antivirus>
In-Reply-To: <000401c28922$9c15e850$78b02244@khnlic0umhcfd>


Linda Gaylord-Kuhn wrote:
>The sad thing is, many researchers _do_ make a distinction
>between Circa and About.

That's up to them if they wish to ignore the dictionary. I can ignore the
dictionary and most books by saying the sky is pink. Doesn't mean it is,
but I'm happy.

>Since TMG will not accept About, even as an
>irregular date,

TMG will accept anything as an Irregular Date. "About 10 Nov 2002" (with
the quotes) is an Irregular Date.



Lee Hoffman/KY
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