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Old February 15th, 2013, 10:09 PM   #32 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by xguy View Post
That's a great price, but the coverage is very spotty in my area. I notice about all the plans I've seen so far are very deceptive in using the word "unlimited". One would think UNLIMITED would be just that- unlimited! Even this plan has a 2.5 cap on data but at least there's not an overage charge like most.
That's the problem with wireless carrier's use of the word "unlimited". It's always at odds with the dictionary definition of the word.

"American Heritage Dictionary: unĚlimĚitĚed

Having no restrictions or controls.
Having or seeming to have no boundaries."

"Longman Advanced Dictionary: unĚlimĚitĚed

Without any limit."
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