Re: And Or situations

Subject: Re: And Or situations
From: Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "Cardimon, Craig" <ccardimon -at- M-S-G -dot- com>, "'TECHWR-L (techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com)'" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:49:07 -0700

Most of the instances when I've seen "and/or" in a technical document, the biggest problem with it was that there was no explanation as to when it should be "and," and when it should be "or." And there needed to be one.

Gene Kim-Eng

On 10/21/2013 11:11 AM, Cardimon, Craig wrote:

What is the simplest way of handling "and/or" situations? Writing "and/or" all the time seems a bit clumsy after awhile.

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