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rlpowell posts: 14214

On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 05:37:11PM -0800, wrote:
> The definition for {xagri} is not half as weird as that for the
> other two classes of wind instruments, which lack reeds but are
> called reed instruments. And all are truly dumb up against the
> lack of a word for actual, in the swamp reeds (except obligely at
> the second place of {xagri}). But, if we start getting upset about
> this kind of stuff, we will have to revise the whole glossary,
> since scarcely a definition lacks some similar nit-picky
> craziness.

I think you miss my point. I care little about the definition of
xagri, but the key-word 'reed' is simply wrong. It's not craziness,
and I'm not picking nits; lo xagri is *not* a reed, of any kind, in
any sense.


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