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An Pluiméir Ceolmhar BS: What does (sic)mean (31) RE: BS: What does (sic)mean 11 Jul 03

It's also used more colloquially to imply that in quoting someone's way of describing something you not only don't agree with the person quoted, but want everyone else to know that you don't agree - in that usage it's a more elegant-sounding way of saying 'so-called'.

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