New word? / technical term?

Joanne M. Despres jdespres at MERRIAM-WEBSTER.COM
Tue Feb 12 14:13:24 UTC 2008

Having had a little experience editing radio scripts, I can tell you
that an "outro" is the concluding paragraph of the script.  The term
is formed by analogy with "intro."


On 11 Feb 2008, at 20:44, Wilson Gray wrote:

> [P]lugin adds an -intro_ and [an] _outro_ to an audio [file].
> I'm not hip enough to this stuff to know what an "outro" is.
> -Wilson
> --
> All say, "How hard it is that we have to die"---a strange complaint to
> come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
> -----
>                                               -Sam'l Clemens
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> The American Dialect Society -

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