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deprecated

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No mans error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it.
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Etymology

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Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈdɛp.ɹɪ.keɪ.təd/, /ˈdɛp.ɹə.keɪ.təd/; SAMPA: /"dEp.rI.keI.t@d/, /"dEp.r@.keI.t@d/

Verb

deprecated

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of deprecate.

Adjective

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Positive
deprecated

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  1. Strongly disapproved of.
  2. Belittled; insulted
  3. (computing) Obsolescent; said of a construct in a computing language considered obsolete but still available for use, though planned to be phased out.
    • 2002, Steven E. Callihan, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) by Example
      Just because an element or attribute is deprecated doesn’t mean that it can’t be used on a webpage.

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