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Chapter 7. Style > Use correct and consistent spelling

Use correct and consistent spelling

Dealing with spelling can be more troublesome than correcting simple typographical errors. A word that is spelled inconsistently or incorrectly might confuse users and translators.

You will most likely need to decide how to spell new technical terms. Many industries and disciplines invent terms, some of which have more than one spelling. For example, the computer industry has created the following spellings:


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