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Subject:Re: What the heck do you call it when... From:"Parks, Beverly" <ParksB -at- EMH1 -dot- HQISEC -dot- ARMY -dot- MIL> Date:Tue, 22 Apr 1997 12:09:46 -0700
Guy Haas said:
>>> I have also seen it referred to as "camel caps".
Of all the terms that have been suggested so far, "camel caps" is the
one that I've actually heard before. Don't remember where...quite
possibly on the Copyediting-L list over a year ago. It makes great
sense; I think we should make it official.
parksb -at- emh1 -dot- hqisec -dot- army -dot- mil