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This is an outline for a dialogue box for creating a Glossary entry which appears after the user selects a keyword in a document and does a keyboard shortcut, such as cmd-y:

 

 

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'Selected Keyword'

 

 

Short/Twitter Description: [______]
this is what would appear in-sentence if reader-requested. User will be prompted to only include person's last name if the entry is for a person

 

Fuller Glossary: [__________________________________________________]
if this is a person, user will be prompted to write full name here

 

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Every field below is optional:

 

 

Category: [______]
this field acts very much like assigning tags in macOS: user can click on a list or add new tag

 

Highlight? •

whether or not this should be highlighted in the text on first appearance, if the author wants to emphasise this to the reader

 

Uses: [______]
how this text should be used

 

Related words: [______]

related words to click to also see

 

Show what this word is (dictionary lookup) such as verb etc. (user editable): [Pop-Up Menu \/]

 

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Video Entry for this Glossary Item:

Recorded video either stored locally or on YouTube, much like the exploratory project liquid dialogue

 

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Logic:

 

Mathematical logic: [______]

Programming logic/code: [______]

 

 

Only appears on save and open:

 

URL to this Entry: xxx
automatic inclusion, can be copied

 

First used in the sentence: xxx

automatic inclusion.

 

Append Comment: [______]
this only appears if the user has edited the entry later

 

{Link this entry to your own}
this allows the user to copy this entry over to their as an appended entry

 

Appended Comments: xxx
this only appears if the user has edited the entry later

 

 

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Very Experimental

 

Logic: [______]

• Use the current location when authoring, such a when using the term 'here'

• Use relative dates when authoring, such a when using the term 'today', 'now' and 'yesterday' etc.

• If referring to  a specific Date in the future. Change grammar when passed this date.

 

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