Compendium

It makes no sense at all for the word compendium to mean both “a brief treatment” and “a full list or inventory.” The word compendium bugs me.

That is all.

Posted on January 29th, 2009 by Katxena

1 Comment a “Compendium”

  1. Kevin says:

    And why is “abbreviated” so long? :) (hat-tip to Seinfeld.)