RE: Use of "and/or"

Subject: RE: Use of "and/or"
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: 17 Mar 2005 22:09:31 GMT

By who? In my experience, it is a commonly used term to
indicate that one or all of a given set of conditions may apply.
I wouldn't use it in an advertising brochure, but it has a definite
meaning when used judiciously. Then again, I just got finished
telling someone else on the list that I was a relic. :)

Gene Kim-Eng

<ethanreese -at- hotmail -dot- com> wrote in message news:269079 -at- techwr-l -dot- -dot- -dot-
> It seems that "and/or" is becoming viewed as archaic.


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