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backdate

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Verb (transitive)
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back=date

CIDE DICTIONARY

backdatev. t. 
  •  to make effective from an earlier date; to make retroactive.  [WordNet 1.5]
  •  to affix a date earlier than the present date; -- sometimes done for fraudulent purposes. Opposite of postdate.  [PJC]
    "Backdate is sometimes used incorrectly for postdate."

OXFORD DICTIONARY

backdate, v.tr.
1 put an earlier date to (an agreement etc.) than the actual one.
2 make retrospectively valid.

ROGET THESAURUS

backdate

Anachronism

VB misdate, antedate, postdate, backdate, overdate, anticipate, take no note of time, lose track of time, anachronize.


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