Mark A Mandel mam at THEWORLD.COM
Wed Oct 16 22:47:22 UTC 2002

On Tue, 15 Oct 2002, Anne Gilbert wrote:

#Maybe my age is showing, or something, but I've always said "long-lived"
#with a long I.

Ipso ditto ;-). I've always understood it as = 'having a long life'.

BTW... How many dictionaries persist in listing denominal putative verbs
whose only claim to existence is an adjective "N + ed" meaning approx.
'having or provided with N'?

-- Mark A. Mandel

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