RE: Jaron Lanier Got Up My Shnoz on AI

From: Colin Hales (
Date: Sat Jan 19 2002 - 23:57:14 MST

> dictionary are made of words, those words also have definitions in
> that same book, there is a finite number of definitions in the book so
> all definitions in a dictionary must be circular.
> John K Clark

Yeah. I know. I was hoping that in important area (for me, in a practical
sense)they could be disentangled. (ie circularity backed off a couple of
dozen layers). _oh well_

_Ancient Chinese Saying:
"Man with two watches does not know what time it is"_
(Get Smart, circa 196x) :-)

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