Jargon – Are You Really Making Sense or Just Jive Talkin’?

Any doctor or lawyer worth his billable hour will tell you that the medical and legal professions are inseparable from their technical jargon. Legal cases aren't dropped, they're nol prosed. Potential jurors aren't questioned, they're voir dired. Perhaps the extreme case applies to governors, who don't refuse to sign an inmate's death warrant, but rather issue a stay of execution.