User talk:Stratford490

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Hey, don't worry - revert here is not reserved for vandalism, it's just used to save time (our very much lower editor:entry ratio here makes it harder for us to stay on top of the content we already have). You'll almost always get a response if you ask people to justify their actions. Please see the template below for more information on differences between 'pedia and here. Conrad.Irwin 21:49, 27 June 2008 (UTC)

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I saw the note on my talk page - one thing that needs adding in a number of places are Example sentences - if you're looking for something to get you started. Conrad.Irwin 16:59, 10 August 2008 (UTC)

Webster[edit]

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

, but it is actually completely ok (though it feels dishonest to me personally) to import without acknowledgement from the public domain. Normally it's better to update the page than add the template, but if you want to do either or neither feel free. Conrad.Irwin 17:43, 16 August 2008 (UTC)