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Subject: Re: [APG] Reasonably exhaustive
Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2009 10:54:06 -0500
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Ah, the delightful vagaries of the English language! To make the case that
"reasonably exhaustive" is "wishy washy" language, we invoke the OED's
definition of "exhaustive" as "FULLY comprehensive."

:)
Elizabeth




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