Andrey (azangru) wrote,

Don’t know why it hasn’t occurred to me before — but if the word vasectomy means cutting (or tying, etc.) of the vas deferens (gosh, they are almost nowhere in the English texts called by their proper Latin plural, vasa deferentia), doesn’t it make this word a misnomer, since the suffix -ectomy means surgical removal of something? Wasn't is supposed to be vasotomy?

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    Tweeted and retweeted by developers. Dunno. Been working for me. Can't speak to excellence, but certainly lots of stimulating humiliation:

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    Don't know if this is real or not, but if it is, it's really strange that Canadian bureaucrats should be specifically instructed not to use the…

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    This was a good talk. Interesting to see that SvelteKit is taking the same direction as, by using html forms to submit data without the…

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