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posthumous

Bryan A. Garner

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780190491482
Published online August 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780190632373
posthumous

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introduced into English in the early 17th century, acquired a nonetymological -h- from its very beginnings as an English word.

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Subjects: Language Reference

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