be in plain language(redirected from were in plain language)
be in plain language
To be in clear, straightforward, and uncomplicated English. A:" Chronic atherosclerosis in the coronary arteries has stopped oxygen-rich blood from reaching the heart, leading to a myocardial infarction." B: "Doctor, come on, I need that to be in plain language." I wish these software agreements would be in plain language, rather than this legalese gobbledygook.
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