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Date 2012-02-26.02:07:56
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FWIW, the shallow/deep terminology is not unique to Python and is commonly used in computer science.

In my experience teaching Python, the terms are somewhat self-descriptive and only become perplexing when someone over-explains them.

That said, a glossary entry is appropriate.
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