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These broad terms manifest themselves in endless ways, but all return to the simple feeling of shame that evolved from admitting loss 8 surprise a look of surprise is easily identified by its widened eyes and gaping mouth. Latin has also gifted us with other abbreviations we use so frequently that, at times, we forget what they stand for for instance: eg - you will often see the abbreviation eg before someone gives an example. In this blog post, i have tried to cover a few commonly used risk management terms however, if you feel there is any other important term that should be added to the list, let me know through the comments section, and i would definitely consider adding those terms here.
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