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Grammatical Inconsistencies

From: James L. Ryan <taliesinsoft_at_mac.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2004 23:14:04 GMT
Message-ID: <0001HW.BCA9C76C001B9D7CF03055B0@news.prodigy.net>


Does anyone else find themselves somewhat uncomfortable that, in the context of relational databases, we say such as "Join" and "Project", but we also say such as "Intersection" and "Union"? Why not "Junction" and "Projection" or "Intersect" and "Unite"?

Received on Mon Apr 19 2004 - 18:14:04 CDT

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