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by Cody Miller @, Music of the Spheres - Never Forgot, Friday, October 30, 2020, 18:43 (187 days ago) @ Claude Errera
edited by Cody Miller, Friday, October 30, 2020, 18:46

Unable to eat it in the common parlance.

If someone is allergic to something, I'm sure they would be able to actually swallow it. But they would still go around saying "I can't eat fish" or "I'm unable to eat nuts" or whatever.

Physical was used to denote a biological barrier. Not that they don't have access to it. Not that they don't like it. But that there is a physical mechanism which makes it so.

Words are not actually so precise, and one must infer intent from context and cultural clues.


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