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Old October 4th 05, 12:48 AM
Floyd Davidson
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Jeremy Nixon wrote:
Floyd Davidson wrote:

*Nobody* cares whether words match precise dictionary meanings, because
*point* is to communicate.

When people *communicate*, the question is not "what did they
say", but "what did they mean".

When things devolve too far in that direction, communication becomes
difficult or impossible.

That simply is not true. That *is* the point of communications.

FloydL. Davidson
Ukpeagvik (Barrow, Alaska)