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August 30, 1941

SENSITIVITY IN DICTION

JAMA. 1941;117(9):808. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820350148024

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Abstract

To the Editor:—  I wish to enter what is no doubt a pedantic but nevertheless deeply sincere protest against the growing use in medical literature of the revolting term "goose pimples" or "goose bumps" instead of the proper expression, "goose flesh."

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