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􏰣􏰅􏰍􏰑􏰒􏰂􏰃􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰯􏰛􏰊􏰂􏰹􏰞􏰃􏰂􏰹Nature is complex, exceedingly so. A repercussion of this “complex world constraint” is that it is, in practice, impossible to connect words to the world in a foolproof manner. In this paper I explore the ways in which the complex world constraint makes vagueness, or more generally imprecision, in language in practice unavoidable, illuminates what vagueness comes to, and guides us to a sensible way of thinking about truth. Along the way we see that the problem of ceteris paribus laws is exactly the problem of vagueness and susceptible to similar treatment. 􏰂􏰂􏰉􏰋􏰏􏰥􏰊􏰜􏰃􏰔􏰎􏰠􏰃􏰃􏰐􏰃􏰒􏰂􏰛􏰂􏰒􏰚􏰑􏰔􏰔􏰋􏰎􏰏􏰃􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰿􏰚􏰎􏰯􏰛􏰊􏰂􏰹􏰃􏰆􏰎􏰒􏰊􏰉􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰏􏰔􏰍􏰒􏰅􏰋􏰏􏰍􏰿 􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰅􏰍􏰃􏰋􏰍􏰃􏰋􏰔􏰞􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰛􏰒􏰅􏰚􏰍􏰋􏰚􏰂􏰞􏰃􏰋􏰯􏰛􏰎􏰔􏰔􏰋􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰏􏰏􏰂􏰚􏰍􏰃􏰆􏰎􏰒􏰉􏰔􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰆􏰎􏰒􏰊􏰉􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰅􏰃􏰝􏰎􏰎􏰊􏰛􏰒􏰎􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰯􏰅􏰏􏰏􏰂􏰒􏰠 􏰈􏰏􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰛􏰅􏰛􏰂􏰒􏰃􏰈􏰃􏰂􏰹􏰛􏰊􏰎􏰒􏰂􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰆􏰅􏰜􏰔􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰆􏰁􏰋􏰚􏰁􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰯􏰛􏰊􏰂􏰹􏰃􏰆􏰎􏰒􏰊􏰉􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰏􏰔􏰍􏰒􏰅􏰋􏰏􏰍􏰃􏰯􏰅􏰬􏰂􏰔 􏰶􏰅􏰥􏰑􏰂􏰏􏰂􏰔􏰔􏰞􏰃􏰎􏰒􏰃􏰯􏰎􏰒􏰂􏰃􏰥􏰂􏰏􏰂􏰒􏰅􏰊􏰊􏰜􏰃􏰋􏰯􏰛􏰒􏰂􏰚􏰋􏰔􏰋􏰎􏰏􏰞􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰊􏰅􏰏􏰥􏰑􏰅􏰥􏰂􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰛􏰒􏰅􏰚􏰍􏰋􏰚􏰂􏰃􏰑􏰏􏰅􏰶􏰎􏰋􏰉􏰅􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰞 􏰋􏰊􏰊􏰑􏰯􏰋􏰏􏰅􏰍􏰂􏰔􏰃􏰆􏰁􏰅􏰍􏰃􏰶􏰅􏰥􏰑􏰂􏰏􏰂􏰔􏰔􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰯􏰂􏰔􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰞􏰃􏰅􏰏􏰉􏰃􏰥􏰑􏰋􏰉􏰂􏰔􏰃􏰑􏰔􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰃􏰅􏰃􏰔􏰂􏰏􏰔􏰋􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰃􏰆􏰅􏰜􏰃􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰋􏰏􏰬􏰋􏰏􏰥 􏰅􏰫􏰎􏰑􏰍􏰃􏰍􏰒􏰑􏰍􏰁􏰠􏰃􏰃􏰐􏰊􏰎􏰏􏰥􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰆􏰅􏰜􏰃􏰆􏰂􏰃􏰔􏰂􏰂􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰅􏰍􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰛􏰒􏰎􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰯􏰃􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰚􏰂􏰍􏰂􏰒􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰛􏰅􏰒􏰋􏰫􏰑􏰔􏰃􏰊􏰅􏰆􏰔􏰃􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰂􏰹􏰅􏰚􏰍􏰊􏰜 􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰛􏰒􏰎􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰯􏰃􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰶􏰅􏰥􏰑􏰂􏰏􏰂􏰔􏰔􏰃􏰅􏰏􏰉􏰃􏰔􏰑􏰔􏰚􏰂􏰛􏰍􏰋􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰃􏰔􏰋􏰯􏰋􏰊􏰅􏰒􏰃􏰍􏰒􏰂􏰅􏰍􏰯􏰂􏰏􏰍􏰠􏰣􏰅􏰍􏰑􏰒􏰂􏰃􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰯􏰛􏰊􏰂􏰹􏰞􏰃􏰂􏰹􏰚􏰂􏰂􏰉􏰋􏰏􏰥􏰊􏰜􏰃􏰔􏰎􏰠􏰃􏰃􏰐􏰃􏰒􏰂􏰛􏰂􏰒􏰚􏰑􏰔􏰔􏰋􏰎􏰏􏰃􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰿􏰚􏰎􏰯􏰛􏰊􏰂􏰹􏰃􏰆􏰎􏰒􏰊􏰉􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰏􏰔􏰍􏰒􏰅􏰋􏰏􏰍􏰿 􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰅􏰍􏰃􏰋􏰍􏰃􏰋􏰔􏰞􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰛􏰒􏰅􏰚􏰍􏰋􏰚􏰂􏰞􏰃􏰋􏰯􏰛􏰎􏰔􏰔􏰋􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰏􏰏􏰂􏰚􏰍􏰃􏰆􏰎􏰒􏰉􏰔􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰆􏰎􏰒􏰊􏰉􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰅􏰃􏰝􏰎􏰎􏰊􏰛􏰒􏰎􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰯􏰅􏰏􏰏􏰂􏰒􏰠 􏰈􏰏􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰛􏰅􏰛􏰂􏰒􏰃􏰈􏰃􏰂􏰹􏰛􏰊􏰎􏰒􏰂􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰆􏰅􏰜􏰔􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰆􏰁􏰋􏰚􏰁􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰯􏰛􏰊􏰂􏰹􏰃􏰆􏰎􏰒􏰊􏰉􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰏􏰔􏰍􏰒􏰅􏰋􏰏􏰍􏰃􏰯􏰅􏰬􏰂􏰔 􏰶􏰅􏰥􏰑􏰂􏰏􏰂􏰔􏰔􏰞􏰃􏰎􏰒􏰃􏰯􏰎􏰒􏰂􏰃􏰥􏰂􏰏􏰂􏰒􏰅􏰊􏰊􏰜􏰃􏰋􏰯􏰛􏰒􏰂􏰚􏰋􏰔􏰋􏰎􏰏􏰞􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰊􏰅􏰏􏰥􏰑􏰅􏰥􏰂􏰃􏰋􏰏􏰃􏰛􏰒􏰅􏰚􏰍􏰋􏰚􏰂􏰃􏰑􏰏􏰅􏰶􏰎􏰋􏰉􏰅􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰞 􏰋􏰊􏰊􏰑􏰯􏰋􏰏􏰅􏰍􏰂􏰔􏰃􏰆􏰁􏰅􏰍􏰃􏰶􏰅􏰥􏰑􏰂􏰏􏰂􏰔􏰔􏰃􏰚􏰎􏰯􏰂􏰔􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰞􏰃􏰅􏰏􏰉􏰃􏰥􏰑􏰋􏰉􏰂􏰔􏰃􏰑􏰔􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰃􏰅􏰃􏰔􏰂􏰏􏰔􏰋􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰃􏰆􏰅􏰜􏰃􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰋􏰏􏰬􏰋􏰏􏰥 􏰅􏰫􏰎􏰑􏰍􏰃􏰍􏰒􏰑􏰍􏰁􏰠􏰃􏰃􏰐􏰊􏰎􏰏􏰥􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰆􏰅􏰜􏰃􏰆􏰂􏰃􏰔􏰂􏰂􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰅􏰍􏰃􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰛􏰒􏰎􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰯􏰃􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰚􏰂􏰍􏰂􏰒􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰛􏰅􏰒􏰋􏰫􏰑􏰔􏰃􏰊􏰅􏰆􏰔􏰃􏰋􏰔􏰃􏰂􏰹􏰅􏰚􏰍􏰊􏰜 􏰍􏰁􏰂􏰃􏰛􏰒􏰎􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰯􏰃􏰎􏰝􏰃􏰶􏰅􏰥􏰑􏰂􏰏􏰂􏰔􏰔􏰃􏰅􏰏􏰉􏰃􏰔􏰑􏰔􏰚􏰂􏰛􏰍􏰋􏰫􏰊􏰂􏰃􏰍􏰎􏰃􏰔􏰋􏰯􏰋􏰊􏰅􏰒􏰃􏰍􏰒􏰂􏰅􏰍􏰯􏰂􏰏􏰍􏰠

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