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Re: [SLE] How's suse-linux-e spam checking?
  • From: "Carlos E. R." <robin1.listas@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 23 May 2005 02:26:16 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0505230150230.10499@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

The Sunday 2005-05-22 at 13:53 -0700, Randall R Schulz wrote:

> Carlos, Colin,
>
> On Sunday 22 May 2005 07:44, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> > The Sunday 2005-05-22 at 10:36 +1000, Colin Carter wrote:
> > > > It does good for my general culturization (does the word exist?)
> > > > O:-)
> > >
> > > In America, anything is possible :-)
> >
> > I don't live there ;-)
> >
> > It probably doesn't, acording to the spell checker.
>
> Close. It's "acculturation." To wit (via KDict):

What I intented to mean was "increase my culture", and I normally use
culture in the meaining knowledge in general, not only the set of social
rules etc of a group.


>
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> WordNet (r) 2.0 [wn]
> acculturation

Mmm.

The webster, paper eddition, says: 1. Sociol. thep process of addopting
the cultural traits or social patterns of another group. 2. the result of
this process [ac- + culture + -ation]

and that is not what I wanted to mean :-)



> > --
> > Cheers,
> > Carlos Robinson
>
>
> I'm cheery. (It's the endorphins.)

X-)

--
Cheers again,
Carlos Robinson


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