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Nomenclature in Mechanics
Giving different names to similar concepts in order to distinguish their subtle differences
Example. Resistance vs. impedance
Similarity: [Wangs, p.456, l.17].
Crucial differences: [Wangs, p.456, l.18-l.19].
In order to be
, the function of a device should be expressed in
simple and direct
Example. Received signal [Wangs, p.492, l.8].
Specular reflection originates from the word, speculum, a common mirror alloy in ancient times [Hec, p.99, r.c., l.2-l.4].