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mossback

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a person with old-fashioned ideas
  • those mossbacks at the intelligence agency didn't get the memo that the world had changed

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The first known use of mossback was in 1853

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“Mossback.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mossback. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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