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Old November 27, 2012, 06:12 PM   #49
Brian Pfleuger
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There are two words that apply to a discussion of whether or not the word "Weapon" applies to "Guns".

1:ESOTERIC

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a : designed for or understood by the specially initiated alone <a body of esoteric legal doctrine — B. N. Cardozo>
b : requiring or exhibiting knowledge that is restricted to a small group <esoteric terminology>; broadly : difficult to understand <esoteric subjects>
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a : limited to a small circle <engaging in esoteric pursuits>
b : private, confidential <an esoteric purpose>
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: of special, rare, or unusual interest <esoteric building materials>


2:CLICHÉ

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: a trite phrase or expression; also : the idea expressed by it
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: a hackneyed theme, characterization, or situation
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: something (as a menu item) that has become overly familiar or commonplace
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