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Re: Jokers wild (was: Re: Some help with Latin)

From:Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>
Date:Friday, September 28, 2007, 13:59
Quoting "Mark J. Reed" <markjreed@...>:

> Ah, thought of a better example than "terifficity": "concision". I > actually like and use that one regularly; I think it embodies itself > nicely (being arguably more concise than "conciseness". ( Fewer > letters; same number of syllables but fewer phones...) And it seems > to have gotten some acceptance; it's even in Google's spellchecker. :) >
"Concision" has gained sufficient acceptance that it's in the 2000 edition of the American Heritage Dictionary. Andreas