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Sesquipedalianism obfuscates pellucidity

Bear Bibeault
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That is all.


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Greg Charles
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Pellucidity is the only word I had to look up ... so yea me!

Sesquipedalian is one of my favorite autological words, right behind mondegreen.

Wouter Oet
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True.


"Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand." --- Martin Fowler
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Paul Clapham
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Absolutely. Eschew obfuscation.
 
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