word of the day = inter alia

you know you're working on too many legal/technical docs when you start coming across too much of this kind of language. plain english would make my 9-to-5 (or rather, 8-to-who-knows?!) so much easier!
in·ter a·li·a (ntr l-, รคl-)
Among other things.
[Latin : inter, among + alia, neuter accusative pl. of alius, other.]
A term used in formal extract minutes to indicate that the minute quoted has been taken from a fuller record of other matters, or when alluding to the parent group after quoting a particular example.


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