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Silvestar Bistrović • Edited

A bit furthermore, i.e. stands for id est and means roughly "that is".

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George Jempty

The way I remember the difference between i.e. and e.g. is that, people think i.e. means "in/for example" but actually that's e.g. -- i.e. is "specifically"

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Thomas H Jones II

Just never, never, never say "ect.". Makes me twitch every time I see it in print. Even worse when I see someone I know is an experienced UNIX/Linux user make that botch.

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Ken Bellows

@GeorgeJempty I always thought of "i.e." as "in essence"