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as in language
the way in which something is put into words it's important to get the wording of this law precisely correct

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as in formulation
an act, process, or means of putting something into words the wording of the pollster's questions seemed to reflect a built-in bias

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wording

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present participle of word

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“Wording.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wording. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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