Jargon is the specialized language that people of like mind use to communicate. Computer geeks have their jargon, poker players have their jargon, and pitmasters have theirs. Jargon also serves another important, but aggravating function: Separating “us” from “them.” That’s right, people often talk jargon so they can leave you out of the conversation in order to feel superior. Let’s fix that problem. Here are some of the terms at use on these pages.
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