Re: a vocabulary question

Subject: Re: a vocabulary question
From: stephanie -at- storerunner -dot- com
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2000 10:58:07 -0700

On 9/21 Mark said:
>I used the word
>"dependencies" in the documentation, and I approved it in
>the GUI, wherever I felt it could be justified as referring
>to the relationship, but not where it unmistakably referred
>to the thing that is depended on. For the thing that is
>depended on, I got a different word approved.

I am curious what the alternative word was. It seems to me that if one
thing is dependent upon another, than "another"=neccesity while "one
thing"=dependency.

I love these word challenge things.

:-) Stephanie
stephanie -at- storerunner -dot- com




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