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Eponyms 

Eponyms
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Eponyms
Author(s):

Brenda Gregoline

DOI:
10.1093/jama/9780190246556.003.0015
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date: 07 August 2020

The Eponyms chapter of the 11th edition of the AMA Manual of Style addresses the use of eponymous vs noneponymous terms and, on the sometimes debated issue of the possessive vs nonpossessive form for eponyms, continues to recommend the nonpossessive form.

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