EndMyopia:Jargon busting

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Jargon busting. Jargon words are discouraged as much as possible.

a definite pet peeve of mine is jargon and unnecessarily complicated terminology

— Jake Steiner, November 2019

Reasons for the guideline

Jargon is normally used by a narrow group to convey a regular concept and may not be well understood outside that community or context. English is already difficult for people where English is not their first language.

To mitigate avoid using jargon and in exceptions when it is used, describe the jargon in common language with an example if possible.