At 23:25 97-01-31 -0800, unicode@Unicode.ORG wrote:
>Why do people use the word unicameral (which means of one room) for
I had made the same remark to myself as an old Latinist, but I'm not a
native English-speaker and sometimes words shift meanings very much. In
French monocam<e'>ral refers to a political system in which there is only
one parliamentary assembly, or house, bicam<e'>ral two houses... (we say in
French "une chambre", "deux chambres").
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