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I thought Lisps called them "dialects" (same as in Rebol / Red).

Couple of other terms i've seen...

* Pidgin - An attempt to get away from DSL ambiguity!

* Slang - This is what Perl6 calls them




> I thought Lisps called them "dialects"

(Lisp) "dialect" seems to refer to a particular implementation/variant of Lisp, e.g. CommonLisp, Scheme, Racket, Clojure, MacLisp, NewLisp, etc. rather than a domain-specific language built in a Lisp.

(e.g. searching for "lisp dialect" gives pages like https://www.slant.co/topics/5928/~lisp-dialects )




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