[Ads-l] generalistic, adj.

Joel Berson berson at ATT.NET
Sun Sep 11 11:43:04 EDT 2016


"Generalistics" reads to me as "the scientific study of generals" -- like the recent New York Times article comparing Hillary's (now 110) to Donald's 88.


Joel


      From: Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM>
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 Sent: Sunday, September 11, 2016 7:41 AM
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Hillary Clinton ventured yesterday to be "grossly generalistic."

Not in OED.

'Generalizing or sweeping in one's appraisal.'

This prompts me to invent "generalistics," n., meaning 'general situation
or condition.'

JL

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