RE: something like "disposition"

Subject: RE: something like "disposition"
From: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
To: Tony Chung <tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca>
Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:29:51 -0500

Yer right. Present participle.
He still has a thing... :-)

From: Tony Chung [mailto:tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca]
Sent: January-17-14 11:46 AM
To: McLauchlan, Kevin
Cc: Gene Kim-Eng; techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Re: something like "disposition"

Nit: it's "verb in participle form". A gerund is when -ing verb is used as a noun. ;-P


On Friday, January 17, 2014, McLauchlan, Kevin <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com<mailto:Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>> wrote:
He has a thing for gerunds. :-)

-----Original Message-----
From: Gene Kim-Eng
Sent: January-16-14 1:11 AM
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com<javascript:;>
Subject: Re: something like "disposition"

"Data destruction" is already a widely used industry term. Why not just use that?

Gene Kim-Eng

On 1/15/2014 7:09 PM, McLauchlan, Kevin wrote:
> I'm looking for a word.
> My cow-orker has a section title "Removing/Destroying Content for Safe Disposal".

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something like "disposition": From: McLauchlan, Kevin
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