Re: U-prime & ragging An...

Subject: Re: U-prime & ragging An...
From: "Barbara J. Philbrick" <burkbrick -at- AOL -dot- COM>
Date: Mon, 9 May 1994 15:28:04 EDT

>In specifications, the word "utilized" sometimes works
>better than "used." It helps one avoid making an ambiguous
>statement that might result in the inadvertant purchase of a
>product made from used materials. Otherwise, I agree that
>"utilize" is offensive.

I'd still try to find a way to reword, if possible. "Utilize" should only be
used for the meaning "to use for profit."

But maybe I'm an old fuddy-duddy :-)


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