date from

If something dates from a particular time, it started or was made at that time.

[V P n] All the cupboards and appliances dated from the 1950s...

[V P n] The present controversy dates from 1986.


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  • Date line — The hypothetical line on the surface of the earth fixed by international or general agreement as a boundary on one side of which the same day shall have a different name and date in the calendar from its name and date on the other side. Also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Date — Date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dating}.] [Cf. F. dater. See 2d {Date}.] 1. To note the time of writing or executing; to express in an instrument the time of its execution; as, to date a letter, a bond, a deed, or a charter.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Date — Date, n. [F. date, LL. data, fr. L. datus given, p. p. of dare to give; akin to Gr. ?, OSlaw. dati, Skr. d[=a]. Cf. {Datum}, Dose, {Dato}, {Die}.] 1. That addition to a writing, inscription, coin, etc., which specifies the time (as day, month,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Date — Date, v. i. To have beginning; to begin; to be dated or reckoned; with from. [1913 Webster] The Batavian republic dates from the successes of the French arms. E. Everett. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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