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> On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 05:36:40PM +0200, Roberto Ierusalimschy wrote:
> > Please, let us stop this. Let us be a little more condescending with
> > the manual. I am sure most people would not like the final result of
> > trying to make the manual completely unambiguous for every reader.
> On a point of English usage: not “condescending” but “indulgent”.

I think “condescending” is what I had in mind: "showing or
characterized by a patronizing or superior attitude toward others"
('others' being the manual :)

-- Roberto