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From: Michael Fawcett (michael.fawcett_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-03-30 12:02:09

On 3/30/07, Paul A Bristow <pbristow_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Surely it should be US::survey::feet ;-))
> which I feel is a sort of reductio ad absurdum argument
> for keeping everything singular?


I'm kind of ambivalent to the singular/plural/spelling issues.

The main thing I object to is breaking apart a unit name. Maybe a
better example would be tower pound. IMHO that should not be
tower::pound (it should be English::tower_pound), so nor should
nautical miles be nautical::miles. Maybe
SI::accepted::nautical_miles, or just SI::nautical_miles?

--Michael Fawcett

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