[DWJ] "Orthogonal" (orthogonally to T-shirt slogans)

Colin Fine colin at fine.me.uk
Sun Jun 6 19:15:44 EDT 2010


Jameela Lares wrote:
> One of the difficulties I have with the word is that the two meanings of "ortho" (correct + right in the sense of angle) fight against each other.  An orthogonal relation is so right that it's wrong.
>   

I don't understand that comment.
Colin




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