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affiliation order

According to The New Penguin English Dictionary (1986), an affiliation order is, “a legal order that the father of an illegitimate child must pay towards its maintenance.” What the hell? Illegitimate? I recognize that the dictionary was published in 1986, but that’s 1986, not 1886 or 1786. Why the hell were they still talking about […]