clones (was: "Don't call us, we'll call you" (1963))

Tony Glaser tonyglaser at MINDSPRING.COM
Mon Apr 2 13:19:54 UTC 2001

>On Sun, Apr 01, 2001 at 09:47:24PM +0800, Laurence Horn wrote:
> > for "X X for variable X" are hopeless.  Anyone have any suggestions
> > on how to proceed if one wished to trace the history of the clone
> > construction in English via cites?
>No, but there was a scholar at the U of Chicago who was working on
this to a big degree.

A PhD, presumably?

There's a common clone in medicine - the term "rough rough" is used
to describe the feeling of certain skin lesions (actinic keratoses,
if you must know) when they are palpated, as opposed to "smooth
rough" (seborrheic keratoses).

Tony Glaser

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