[M3devel] REFANY-keyed tables?
hendrik at topoi.pooq.com
Thu Feb 27 21:09:40 CET 2014
On Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 02:56:12PM -0500, Hendrik Boom wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 11:54:13AM -0600, Rodney M. Bates wrote:
> > (Can "except" be verbed? Some say any word can be verbed.)
> Peter Naur said it, "In English, any noun can be verbed."
> But "except" is already a verb.
But I suspect it may have a different meaning:
specify as not included in a category or group; exclude.
"he excepted from his criticism a handful of distinguished writers"
synonyms: exclude, omit, leave out, count out, disregard; exempt
"lawyers are all crooks, present company excepted"
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