RE: and/or?

Subject: RE: and/or?
From: "Sarah Bouchier" <Sarah -dot- Bouchier -at- exony -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 13:13:16 +0100

>Then the sentence should have been rewritten to say "It was unclear
>the alley cat suffered from disease, or malnourishment, or both."

I don't actually see what the difference between that and and/or is,
other than length; I personally find and/or easier to read and

(Though admittedly I still try to avoid it in documentation)


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