Entry date

  • Quotation evidence from 1800 (first cited in William Ward).
  • OED includes about 4700 entries first evidenced in the decade 1800—1809 (words such as dope, ranch, structural).

Timeline of entries in the OED

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Entry size

  • 5 senses (2 main senses, 3 subentry senses).
  • 14 quotations.

Timeline of sense development

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