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date back

To have originated at an earlier time. This phrase is often followed by "to" and then the corresponding time frame or historical figure. I know she thinks that this vase is some great antique, but I doubt it dates back more than 30 years. This vase dates back to the Victorian period. This vase dates back to Queen Victoria.
See also: back, date

date from (something)

To have originated in an earlier time period. This vase dates from the Victorian period.
See also: date

date back (to someone or some time)

to have origins that extend back to the time of someone or something. This part of the palace dates back to Catherine the Great. This is old! It really must date back.
See also: back, date
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Fortunately, the volumes share a printer's mark with other dated, non-Shakespeare volumes.
County Transportation Revenue Bonds Twelfth Series dated December 15, 1989; all bonds ($8.
The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Offer to Purchase and related materials, copies of which have been delivered to all noteholders, and a Supplement to Offer to Purchase, dated June 27, 2006, copies of which will be delivered to all noteholders.
1 to Annual Report on Form 10-K/A, Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q and Current Report on Form 8-K dated May 8 filed this calendar year.
The complete terms and conditions of the Offer are set forth in an offer to purchase dated April 20, 2006 (the "Offer to Purchase").
Holders who validly tendered their Notes and delivered their consents prior to the Consent Date will receive the total consideration, as described in the Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement of DHI, dated March 15, 2006, as supplemented by the Supplement thereto dated March 20, 2006 (as supplemented, the "Statement").
Treasury security as described in the Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement of DHI, dated March 15, 2006, as supplemented by the Supplement thereto dated March 20, 2006 (the "Statement").
Specifically, the total consideration for each $1,000 principal amount of the 2010 Notes and the 2013 Notes tendered and accepted for purchase pursuant to the tender offer and consent solicitation will be determined as specified in the Supplement dated March 20, 2006 to the Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement of DHI, dated March 15, 2006 (as supplemented, the "Statement"), on the basis of a yield to the applicable first redemption date equal to the sum of (i) the yield (based on the bid side price) of the U.
The total consideration for each $1,000 principal amount of the 2010 Notes and the 2013 Notes tendered and accepted for purchase pursuant to the tender offer will be determined as specified in the Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement of DHI, dated March 15, 2006 (the "Statement"), on the basis of a yield to the applicable first redemption date equal to the sum of (i) the yield (based on the bid side price) of the U.
629377AS1) (the "NRG Notes") and related consent solicitation under NRG's Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement dated December 15, 2005 relating to the NRG Notes.
NYSE:APU), (the "Partnership") today announced that it is commencing an offer to purchase for cash all $60,000,000 of its outstanding 10% Series D Senior Notes due 2006 (CUSIP Number: 03073XAC7) (the "Notes") on the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in its Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement dated January 10, 2006.