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Re: The Papers That Ate Cincinnati
T. Michael Keesey wrote:
On 5/4/07, John Conway <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
Well, "morph" is just Greek for "form", and according to Aristotle,
anything that is definite has a form, which would include behaviour. And
forgive my ignorance, but isn't "apo" a Greek prefix, and "character" a
> The apomorphy *is* the behavior.
Ah, I didn't know behaviour could count as an apomorphy (you know, the
I have sometimes thought it might be nice to use another word here.
Maybe "apocharacter"? ("Character" being Latinized Greek.)