Why do we use the word "protocol"?

Clemens Suter-Crazzolara un691cs at genius.embnet.dkfz-heidelberg.de
Tue Apr 25 02:28:49 EST 1995

> It is one of those words that should NEVER be used by scientists; almost
> as bad as the execrable "model" and the utterly abominable "paradigm" and
> many others. There is no shortage of real words with simple meanings, and
> no need to pollute the literature with emetic buzz-words.
>                                      John A. Kiernan

what is the alternative to the words you mention ?


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