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Subject:
Re: They MEAN well???
Response To:
Re: They MEAN well??? ()

William Duffield
Thingy is gutter talk for "thingamajig." We need to be careful to stop the decay of English technical language. The Grammar Nazis are watching!

If you don't know the name of something mechanical, but you know it's not a thingamajig, you might call it a whatchamacallit.

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