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Posted By: Don Firth
19-Mar-09 - 02:36 PM
Thread Name: What makes it a Folk Song?
Subject: RE: What makes it a Folk Song?
Be my guest! It's out there. Part of the definition of "definition."

A definition consists of a genus, which delineates a broad category of like entities, and a differentia, which distinguishes the specific entity being defined from other members of the genus.

Don Firth