Third-person singular simple present indicative form of date.(verb)
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Use "dates" in a sentence
"The term dates back to the 19th century, when architectural students at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris would work on deadline projects in their ateliers, and upon completion, rush through the streets of the Latin Quarter, their renderings placed in a hand cart, or charrette, and pull them to the school."
"Think about what might happen if you have children in different schools where the term dates don't coincide..."
"The statue of the Virgin dates from the early 1500s, and is believed to have been brought to the area by the early missionaries."