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Authoritative Sources  of Key Definitions & Terminology

Words matter. Terminology matters. Definitions matter. A powerful reminder of this fact is a well-known quote attributed to former U.S. State Department spokesman Robert J. McCloskey: “I know that…

Authoritative Sources  of Key Definitions & Terminology

Authoritative Sources  of Key Definitions & Terminology
Bill Kobren
Words matter. Terminology matters. Definitions matter. A powerful reminder of this fact is a well-known quote attributed to former U.S. State Department spokesman Robert J. McCloskey:I know that you believe you understand what you think I said, but I'm not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.” In this vein, as a public service, permit me to share some authoritative sources of terminology and definitions:

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