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Old 02-09-2019, 02:27 PM
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Lousy Descriptions ?


Is there a name for this sort of lousy description. Ones like in a discussion of the Calvin and Hobbes comic strip, you say "My favorite one is the one with the tiger". "My favorite episode of MASH is the one where they wear green fatigues". "Remember that episode of Star Trek where Spock raises an eyebrow? That one was my favorite." or "Did you see the one where Cecil answered a question? That one was the best!"

There must be a better name for those non-specific descriptions?

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