[Dixielandjazz] Camcorder Mic

andy.ling at quantel.com andy.ling at quantel.com
Mon Mar 16 09:06:38 PDT 2009

Jerry Gordon wrote on 16/03/2009 15:12:39:

> Why isn't it a "mike"? Like "bike" and "trike." "Mic" looks like it
> should rhyme with sic, tic, Bic and picnic.

Sometimes it is, but "officially" it is an abbreviation of
MICrophone. So I supposed it should always be written as mic. with
a full stop to indicate the abbreviation.

Andy Ling


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