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Re: [vox] [OT] ISO's vs ISOs
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Re: [vox] [OT] ISO's vs ISOs



On Mon, Jul 22, 2002 at 01:39:19AM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> 
> As editor, I always stripped those apostrophes, considering them to 
> create the spurious impression of either possession or a contraction -- 
> and _not_ being necessary to clarity.  That is, _given_ the lack of an
> apostrophe, context makes it seem (to the reader) extremely probable
> that the letter s is there to indicate plurals.  

I think we just need a new symbol to stick between acronyms and the
'pluralizing s' :)

Maybe:

  ISO`s

? :)

-bill!
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