User talk:Compdude47

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Hello, Compdude47! Welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions to this free encyclopedia. If you decide that you need help, check out Getting Help below, ask me on my talk page, or place {{helpme}} on your talk page and ask your question there. Please remember to sign your name on talk pages by clicking Button sig.png or using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically produce your name and the date. Finally, please do your best to always fill in the edit summary field. Below are some useful links to facilitate your involvement. Happy editing!  Satori Son 07:33, 25 July 2007 (UTC)
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Poker terms[edit]

Hi Compdude47. Thanks for the contributions to the poker articles, but I wanted to point you to a line at the top of the Glossary article: ADDITIONS THAT ARE JUST SLANG FOR A MORE COMMON TERM USED IN ARTICLES WILL BE REMOVED. One of Wikipedia's core principles is it is not a dictionary. The only terms that should be in the glossary are official-ish ones that we would use in creating Wikipedia articles. For example, we would say someone "won" or was "awarded" a pot, not that it was "shipped" to the player. Part of the reason Wikipedia is not a dictionary is because the Wikimedia Foundation also has a dictionary, Wiktionary. Here is the poker category for that. Feel free to add non-offical and slang terms there. Happy editing. 2005 (talk) 01:17, 5 February 2010 (UTC)