Ye Ed

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From Fancyclopedia 2, ca. 1959
An avoidance meaning "the editor", sometimes scientificombined yed. In all such uses of "ye" what looks like a y is the Old English letter "thorn", so that the word should be pronounced "the", but almost never is.

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