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I am a Systems Engineer with many years of experience in electronic systems, including communication systems, network systems, and radar systems, with a focus on signal processing and architecture. "Know your customer and his/her needs." My hobbies include photography, yachting, software development, writing, and foreign languages.

If you don't know what to do with your spare time, go walk your dog. If you don't have a dog, walk someone else's dog. It's a better way for you to spend your time than what you are doing right now. If you think you don't have any spare time, then you probably don't have a dog.


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It's not at all awkward.
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comment Hypernym for “goods” and “services”
Yep, like the I am my own grandfather story, but it works here.
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I agree half way with what you say. I recognized that as I wrote it. But goods and services can also be the resources that produce other goods and services. Which I tried to convey in the last sentence. It is almost impossible to find someone creating goods and services by using resources that are not already counted a goods and services. Even the trees used for raw lumber were produced as seedlings by nursery workers. And I didn't think it necessary to exclude resources in light of the cited reference on economic resources.
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answered How can I say that this occurs to each matrix individually and not to all of them together?
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Isn't it the point of abstract notation that it allows you to communicate thoughts like these more succinctly and easily than you can in a natural language?
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comment Another term for “Master Slave”
To be clear, you are looking for a term that describes the relationship rather than the actors within the relationship?
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comment Word for “having characteristics of the beach?”
What attributes of the beach are you looking for? There are many. I'm afraid any word meaning simply *beach-like" is going to miss your point. A desert island beach evokes different images compared to a beach resort.
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comment What word means to feel better by writing about what you feel?
Yeah, I know. It has been long discussed on meta by people asking the same question. It's not a sense of entitlement that drives my mock frustration. But asking why is also part of the SE model, as is challenging contributors to provide substantive assistance for the betterment of SE and mankind. Thank you for your vote.
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comment What word means to feel better by writing about what you feel?
I'll write this cathartically - it would be nice if down voters had the balls to give a reason, rather than doing a cowardly hit and run.
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