Entry date

  • Quotation evidence from 1839 (first cited in C. G. Greene).
  • OED includes about 8700 entries first evidenced in the decade 1830—1839 (words such as bus, jack, telephone).

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Origin

  • oll korrect

Entry size

  • 11 senses (11 main senses, 0 subentry senses).
  • 122 quotations.

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