If a said to b "do this or that", would b be disobeying a if it did both? In others words, in English is "or" the same as xor, the exclusive or?


OR it is not exclusive.

To get the exclusive OR, you say: "either ... or"

But check out (Exclusive "or" in English): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exclusive_or

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