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So-called.  

Cheryl Iverson

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2020
Published Online: 
Feb 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/jama/9780190246556.003.0008.022.0361
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A word or phrase following so-called should not be enclosed in quotation marks. The so-called harm principle holds that competent adults should have freedom of action unless they pose a risk to themselves or to the community. Previous | Next Enclose in quotation marks common words used in a special technical sense when the context does not make the meaning clear (...

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