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Key takeaway is this:

>The point I am trying to make in this article is that sometimes it's the problem domain itself that's complex and convoluted. In short, it's a spaghetti domain.

I definitely have encountered spaghetti domains and have bashed my head against them, trying to find nice, clean and elegant abstractions that describe the problem succinctly and clearly.

Sometimes there's just more exceptions than rules, and spaghetti code is not a bad outcome. As with all guidelines, do not follow blindly where a less "conventional" solution makes sense?

I agree, spaghetti domain seems to be a useful concept. It allows you to just get on with coding a solution.

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