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Separation Of A Word Analysis

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An apparent growth in the improper use of certain words has been influenced by our culture. There are some words that can be defined in multiple ways, but under circumstances in which such a drastic difference is evident between those definitions there should be a separation in the usage. The complexity of a word arises when the same word is considered to have various degrees of meaningfulness. This gives it multiple connotations and fluctuating levels of strength. The word I am referring to would be depressed. In reality, being depressed is not the same in a cultural and clinical sense yet the same word is being used to describe both. The word depressed could be seen to some as a synonym for words like upset, unhappy, or down. The statement
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