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  • Richard Hemming MW
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  • Richard Hemming MW
7 Dec 2012

Freelance writers are used to bulking up their copy. It really, really, really helps hit the word count. Sorry, that's an old joke. A really, really, really old joke. Anyway, the reverse is true of the MW dissertation. 10,000 words is the limit here – generally agreed to be restrictive in extremis.
I have thus been…