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Re: VMs: Enciphered shorthand...

--- Nick Pelling <incoming@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I thought it might be interesting to try to express
> my argument (that the 
> VMS is an enciphered shorthand) plus some
> alternative explanations into a 
> single diagram. Here's my first attempt:-
> 	http://www.nickpelling.com/voynich/vmslogic.htm

Nice picture, but IMHO there are a few things
that may be challenged.
First of all a question: are the boxes in red
supposed to challenge the ones in green?

The one about the thin vellum reminds me of
the 17th C theory that hemp grows on the planet
(It has four mooons, which are suitable for 
navigation. Navigation involves ships, which
require rope ..... )

Finally, an observation (or test result) cannot
identify the one correct hypothesis. It can 
only divide all hypotheses in two groups, those
that are compatible with it and those that

Cheers, Rene

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