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antiquate


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antiquate  \An"ti*quate\,  v.  t.  [L.  antiquatus  p.  p.  of 
  antiquare,  fr  antiquus  ancient.] 
  To  make  old  or  obsolete;  to  make  antique;  to  make  old  in 
  such  a  degree  as  to  put  out  of  use  hence  to  make  void,  or 
  abrogate. 
 
  Christianity  might  reasonably  introduce  new  laws,  and 
  antiquate  or  abrogate  old  one  --Sir  M.  Hale. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  antiquate 
  v  1:  make  obsolete  or  old-fashioned 
  2:  give  an  antique  appearance  to  "antique  furniture"  [syn:  {antique}] 




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