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Re: 1.4 c: Basic Terminology

From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@curia.ucc.ie>
Date: 04 Feb 1997 11:44:02 +0000 (GMT)
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Message-id: <199702041144.LAA21911@curia.ucc.ie>
Harvey Bingham writes:
> I hope we do plan to allow more than one terminus? [1.4 e:]
> If so, we need a plural form. 

Despite my fondness for Latin, I think terminus has been anglicized
for long enough to have acquired an -es plural. Problem is, terminuses
sounds terrible and termini is a lot easier to say. Is there really
no other word?

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