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time-tested

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chiefly US done or used for a long time and proved to be effective
  • These time-tested methods have worked for farmers for hundreds of years.

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The first known use of time-tested was in 1930

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“Time-tested.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/time-tested. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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