In language, terminology (TR:288) (LH:18) (TL:306), aka “terms”, refers to names of things, typically technical names, aiming to be defined precisely, unambiguously, and non-recursively or in a circular manner (see: circular definition).
The following are related quotes:
- “The first thing needed is the rectification of names.”
- — Confucius (c.470BC), Analects 13.3
- Circular definition – Wikipedia.