Re: Jokers wild
|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Friday, September 28, 2007, 15:00|
On 9/28/07, And Rosta <and.rosta@...> wrote:
> 'Concision' is (unsurprisingly) in OED from 1st edition, with citations going back to
> 1382. And moreover it is a term with currency among conlangers (-- concision
> being a common engelang desideratum).
Ok, my mistake. I thought it was a recent coinage by analogy with
'precision'; most of my life I always heard "conciseness".
I retract the example. Back to 'terifficity'. :)
Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>