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I said: > > A <i>well-formatted</i> s-expression is an expression interpreted > > identically by both traditional s-expressions and by sweet-expressions. On Tue, 13 Aug 2013 17:14:10 -0400, John Cowan <cowan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > I'm not a fan of this term. What about "polyglot" instead? (A document > which is both valid HTML and well-formed XML and has the same meaning > in both interpretations is called "polyglot HTML".) Reusing a term from elsewhere is appealing, but the term "polyglot" itself is probably mysterious to most people. And is being "polyglot" a *good* thing, or a *bad* thing? That's not obvious either. I'm guessing one concern is that "well-formatted" sounds too much like "well-formed", which is different. If that's the concern, fair enough. So... let's define both "nicely-formatted" and "polyglot", as synonyms. Then people can use whichever term they want. E.G.: ========================================== A <i>nicely-formatted</i> (aka <i>polyglot</i>) s-expression is an expression interpreted identically by both traditional s-expressions and by sweet-expressions. A nicely-formatted file is a file interpreted identically by both traditional s-expressions and sweet-expressions. ========================================== I've modified the SRFI-110 draft this way in the git repo, so we can see what it looks like. --- David A. Wheeler