Definitions for backdateˈbækˌdeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. backdate(verb)

    make effective from an earlier date

    "The increase in tax was backdated to January"

Wiktionary

  1. backdate(Verb)

    To give or assign a date to a document that is earlier than the current date.

  2. Origin: back + date

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